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Synonyms for baptism
ˈbæp tɪz əmbap·tism

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. baptismnoun

    a Christian sacrament signifying spiritual cleansing and rebirth

    "most churches baptize infants but some insist on adult baptism"

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  1. baptismnoun

    Synonyms:
    baptizing, parabaptism, pedobaptism, hypothetical

    Associated words:
    baptize, christen, font, baptistery, baptismal

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "baptism":

    christening, naming, blood

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How to use baptism in a sentence?

  1. Mickie Abatemarco:

    Children can explore what their call to faith is through religious education, after baptism, parents are the child’s first teacher, but CCD or enrollment in Catholic school continues that in such a meaningful way.

  2. Charles de LEUSSE:

    Love is tears of joy, It’s the baptism of fingers. (L'amour, c'est larme de joie, C'est le baptême des doigts)

  3. Francis Cardinal George, OMI:

    In recent decades, greater appreciation of our being sisters and brothers in Christ because of our baptism has grown. This has changed the psychological and social climate of our living and praying. We are not enemies but family: a fractured family, but still family.

  4. Arthur Rimbaud:

    I am the slave of my baptism. Parents, you have caused my misfortune, and you have caused your own.

  5. Adémar de Chabannes:

    As Rollo's death drew near, he went mad and had a hundred Christian prisoners beheaded in front of him in honour of the gods whom he had worshipped, and in the end distributed a hundred pounds of gold around the churches in honour of the true God in whose name he had accepted baptism.


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