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Definition 1: a religious meal shared as a sign of love and fellowship - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for agape in the sense of this definition

(agape is a kind of ...) a ceremony having religious meaning

Definition 2: selfless love of one person for another without sexual implications (especially love that is spiritual in nature) - [noun denoting feeling]

Synonyms for agape in the sense of this definition

(agape is a kind of ...) a strong positive emotion of regard and affection

"his love for his work" "children need a lot of love"

Definition 3: (Christian theology) the love of God or Christ for mankind - [noun denoting feeling]

(agape is a kind of ...) a strong positive emotion of regard and affection

"his love for his work" "children need a lot of love"

(agape belongs to category ...) the teachings of Christian churches

Definition 4: with the mouth wide open as in wonder or awe - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Samples where agape or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the gaping audience
  • we stood there agape with wonder
  • with mouth agape

Synonyms for agape in the sense of this definition

(agape is similar to ...) used of mouth or eyes

"keep your eyes open" "his mouth slightly opened"

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