noun Date: circa 1844 the absolute reality and basis of all existences conceived as a spiritual being in which the ideal nature imperfectly manifested in human beings is perfectly realized

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  • Oversoul — O ver*soul , n. The all containing soul. [R.] [1913 Webster] That unity, that oversoul, within which every man s particular being is contained and made one with all other. Emerson. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • oversoul — /oh veuhr sohl /, n. Philos. (esp. in transcendentalism) a supreme reality or mind; the spiritual unity of all being. [1841 44, Amer.; OVER + SOUL] * * * …   Universalium

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  • oversoul — noun (in Transcendentalism) a divine spirit supposed to pervade the universe and to encompass all human souls …   English new terms dictionary

  • oversoul — o•ver•soul [[t]ˈoʊ vərˌsoʊl[/t]] n. pho (esp. in transcendentalism) a supreme reality or mind • Etymology: 1841, amer.; coined by Ralph Waldo Emerson …   From formal English to slang

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