interchurch interdenominational
nonsectarian onsectarian adj. not restricted to one sect or school or party; as, religious training in a nonsectarian atmosphere; public funding is restricted to nonsectarian colleges. Opposite of {sectarian}. [Narrower terms: {ecumenic, oecumenic, ecumenical, oecumenical}; {interchurch, interdenominational}; {nondenominational}; {undenominational, unsectarian ] [WordNet 1.5]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • interchurch — adjective occurring between or among or common to different churches or denominations interchurch aid interdenominational cooperation between Methodists and Presbyterians • Syn: ↑interdenominational • Similar to: ↑nonsectarian, ↑unsectarian * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • interchurch — /in teuhr cherrch /, adj. interdenominational. [1900 05; INTER + CHURCH] * * * …   Universalium

  • interdenominational — interdenominationalism, n. /in teuhr di nom euh nay sheuh nl/, adj. occurring between, involving, or common to different religious denominations. Also called interchurch. [1890 95; INTER + DENOMINATIONAL] * * * …   Universalium

  • ecumenic oecumenic ecumenical oecumenical — nonsectarian onsectarian adj. not restricted to one sect or school or party; as, religious training in a nonsectarian atmosphere; public funding is restricted to nonsectarian colleges. Opposite of {sectarian}. [Narrower terms: {ecumenic,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nondenominational — nonsectarian onsectarian adj. not restricted to one sect or school or party; as, religious training in a nonsectarian atmosphere; public funding is restricted to nonsectarian colleges. Opposite of {sectarian}. [Narrower terms: {ecumenic,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nonsectarian — onsectarian adj. not restricted to one sect or school or party; as, religious training in a nonsectarian atmosphere; public funding is restricted to nonsectarian colleges. Opposite of {sectarian}. [Narrower terms: {ecumenic, oecumenic, ecumenical …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • undenominational unsectarian — nonsectarian onsectarian adj. not restricted to one sect or school or party; as, religious training in a nonsectarian atmosphere; public funding is restricted to nonsectarian colleges. Opposite of {sectarian}. [Narrower terms: {ecumenic,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • nonsectarian — Synonyms and related words: all comprehending, all comprehensive, all covering, all embracing, all encompassing, all filling, all including, all inclusive, all pervading, allover, catholic, cosmopolitan, country wide, ecumenic, galactic, global,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • nonsectarian — adjective not restricted to one sect or school or party religious training in a nonsectarian atmosphere nonsectarian colleges a wide and unsectarian interest in religion Bertrand Russell • Syn: ↑unsectarian • Ant: ↑sectarian …   Useful english dictionary

  • unsectarian — adjective not restricted to one sect or school or party religious training in a nonsectarian atmosphere nonsectarian colleges a wide and unsectarian interest in religion Bertrand Russell • Syn: ↑nonsectarian • Ant: ↑sectarian ( …   Useful english dictionary

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