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Meaning of “cult” - Learner’s Dictionary

cult

noun [C]     /kʌlt/
POPULAR
someone or something that has become very popular with a particular group of people: a cult figure/movie Passionate or passing interests
RELIGIOUS GROUP
a religious group whose ideas are considered strange by many peopleReligions and religious groupsChristian denominations
Translations of “cult”
in Spanish secta, culto, de culto…
in Vietnamese giáo phái…
in Thai ลัทธิความเชื่อ…
in Malaysian kultus…
in French culte…
in German der Kult…
in Indonesian pemujaan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 宗教, 邪教, 异教…
in Turkish moda, tutku, heves…
in Russian кумир, культ…
in Chinese (Traditional) 宗教, 邪教, 異教…
in Polish kult…
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