- A belief that every animate and inanimate items are infused with a typical life force.
- The belief that all things are pervaded with a life-force offering each inanimate item a consciousness or personality, however a soul as in animism.
- That as a type of animism where items and phenomena tend to be vaguely regarded as having personality and will-power, but not as possessing separable souls.
- the attribution of consciousness and character to natural phenomena like thunderstorms and earthquakes and objects such flowers and rocks
Sentence for "animatism"
- On theoretical grounds it is probable…
Hypernym for "animatism"