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spiritual
 a.  not tangible or material; belonging to religion; sacred; supernatural
Classic Sentence: (83 in 6 pages)
1  This learned stranger was exemplary as regarded at least the outward forms of a religious life; and early after his arrival, had chosen for his spiritual guide the Reverend Mr. Dimmesdale.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel Hawthorne
Get Context   In IX. THE LEECH
2  In other words, Mr. Dimmesdale, whose sensibility of nerve often produced the effect of spiritual intuition, would become vaguely aware that something inimical to his peace had thrust itself into relation with him.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel Hawthorne
Get Context   In X. THE LEECH AND HIS PATIENT
3  A bodily disease, which we look upon as whole and entire within itself, may, after all, be but a symptom of some ailment in the spiritual part.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel Hawthorne
Get Context   In X. THE LEECH AND HIS PATIENT
4  Yet, had little Pearl never come to her from the spiritual world, it might have been far otherwise.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel Hawthorne
Get Context   In XIII. ANOTHER VIEW OF HESTER
5  But, as matters stand with my soul, whatever of good capacity there originally was in me, all of God's gifts that were the choicest have become the ministers of spiritual torment.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel Hawthorne
Get Context   In XVII. THE PASTOR AND HIS PARISHIONER
6  By means of them, the sufferer's conscience had been kept in an irritated state, the tendency of which was, not to cure by wholesome pain, but to disorganize and corrupt his spiritual being.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel Hawthorne
Get Context   In XVII. THE PASTOR AND HIS PARISHIONER
7  It might be spiritual and imparted to him by angelical ministrations.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel Hawthorne
Get Context   In XXII. THE PROCESSION
8  These, perhaps, if more distinctly heard, might have been only a grosser medium, and have clogged the spiritual sense.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel Hawthorne
Get Context   In XXII. THE PROCESSION
9  And at once in the conversation with the aide-de-camp Oblonsky had a sense of relaxation and relief after the conversation with Levin, which always put him to too great a mental and spiritual strain.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 1: Chapter 11
10  "But, you know, there are always moral, spiritual causes at the back in these cases," the family doctor permitted himself to interpolate with a subtle smile.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 2: Chapter 1
11  Kitty said not a word of that; she talked of nothing but her spiritual condition.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 2: Chapter 3
12  He looked at her and was struck by a new spiritual beauty in her face.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 2: Chapter 7
13  He looked on this spiritual exercise as a harmful and dangerous abuse of the fancy.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 2: Chapter 8
14  Shame at their spiritual nakedness crushed her and infected him.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 2: Chapter 11
15  It was revealed to her that besides the instinctive life to which Kitty had given herself up hitherto there was a spiritual life.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy
Get Context   In PART 2: Chapter 33
Example Sentence: (22 in 2 pages)
1  Inside the bottle you will find a handful of sparkling semi-precious gemstones which spiritual healers believe affect our health and well-being.
2  A diligent person, although because of his hard work and damage to his spiritual insight or fresh and creative, but he still will be praised.
3  The book describes a spiritual journey from despair to happiness.
4  The monarch looks to the archbishop for spiritual direction.
5  Everyone ought to rarefy his spiritual life.
6  They seem to exist on a different spiritual plane.
7  Painting helps fill a spiritual need for beauty.
8  This is a deeply spiritual piece of music.
9  Her spiritual beauty outshone her physical beauty.
10  It provides one with a chance to reflect on spiritual matters in solitude.
11  In a later chapter, he will tend to represent those qualities which are too spiritual to be found in this world.
12  The old call for spiritual tend.
13  As the spiritual is the home of wonders, so also is it the field of brightest exploits.
14  In Tibet today, the common people still venerate their traditional spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama.
15  On close examination, the boy can be seen to have a woven strand of some sort around his left ankle, possibly adornment, spiritual or medicinal.