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idolatry
used in The Poisonwood Bible

3 uses
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Definition
the worship of idols (physical objects representative of gods)

or:

excessive admiration and devotion to something or someone
  • ""Neglecting their duties to false idolatry, you mean to say.
    Book 2 — Revelation (42% in)
  • Instead he asked, "And, Anatole, do you not now sit at my table, translating the words of Tata Ndu's bible of false idolatry and his sermon aimed at me in particular?
    Book 2 — Revelation (44% in)
  • But still there was some dark thing out there watching us from the forest and coiling up under people's beds at night, and whether you call it fear or the dreaming of snakes or false idolatry or what—it's still something.
    Book 4 — Bel and the Serpent (71% in)

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