Definitions for Riteraɪt
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rite, religious rite(noun)
an established ceremony prescribed by a religion
"the rite of baptism"
any customary observance or practice
A religious custom.
Origin: Via and , from ritus
the act of performing divine or solemn service, as established by law, precept, or custom; a formal act of religion or other solemn duty; a solemn observance; a ceremony; as, the rites of freemasonry
A rite is an established, ceremonious, usually religious act. Rites in this sense fall into three major categories: ⁕rites of passage, generally changing an individual's social status, such as marriage, baptism, or graduation. ⁕rites of worship, where a community comes together to worship, such as Jewish synagogue or Mass ⁕rites of personal devotion, where an individual worships, including prayer and pilgrimages such as the Muslim Hajj.
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Without anyone blinking an eye ... it became a state rite.
For Fox Business, this is an important rite of passage, i don't want to screw it up.
For Fox Business, this is an important rite of passage, i don't want to screw Fox Business up.
In our culture, Sapana is the most important rite for a man to be able to gain authority within his community.
There're still people out there who think that bullying is a normal rite of passage — you go through and toughen up, etc..
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- شَعِيرَة, طَقْس دِينِيّ, شعيرةArabic
- рытуал, абрадBelarusian
- обред, ритуалBulgarian
- obřad, rituálCzech
- rite, ritusDanish
- rite, ritFrench
- deas-ghnàthScottish Gaelic
- rítus, szertartás, ceremóniaHungarian
- upacara, ritusIndonesian
- helgiathöfn, helgisiðurIcelandic
- 의식, 儀式Korean
- rits, rituālsLatvian
- обред, ритуалMacedonian
- kerkgebruik, ritusDutch
- obrzęd, rytuał, obrządekPolish
- ritual, ritRomanian
- обряд, ритуалRussian
- обред, obred, ritual, ритуалSerbo-Croatian
- obrad, rituálSlovak
- ritual, obredSlovene
- ритуал, обрядUkrainian
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