Definition of “mysticism” - English Dictionary

“mysticism” in British English

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mysticismnoun [ U ]

uk /ˈmɪs.tɪ.sɪ.zəm/ us /ˈmɪs.tə.sɪ.zəm/

the belief that there is hidden meaning in life or that each human being can unite with God

(Definition of “mysticism” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“mysticism” in American English

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mysticismnoun [ U ]

us /ˈmɪs·təˌsɪz·əm/
mystical
adjective us /ˈmɪs·tɪ·kəl/ also mystic, /ˈmɪs·tɪk/

a mystical experience

(Definition of “mysticism” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)