Synonyms of ritual in English:

ritual

noun

  • the official thanksgiving was an elaborate civic ritual
    ceremony, rite, ceremonial, observance; service, sacrament, liturgy, worship; office, celebration, performance, act, practice, order, custom, tradition, convention, institution, formality, procedure, protocol
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  • the ritual burial was to ward off evil spirits
    ceremonial, ritualistic, prescribed, set, formal, stately, solemn, dignified, celebratory, sacramental, liturgical; customary, traditional, conventional, routine, usual, habitual
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