English dictionary



Info: This web site is based on WordNet 3.0 from Princeton University.

English noun: Zen

1. Zen (group) school of Mahayana Buddhism asserting that enlightenment can come through meditation and intuition rather than faith; China and Japan


SynonymsZen Buddhism


Broader (hypernym)Buddhism


Member holonymZen Buddhist

2. Zen (cognition) a Buddhist doctrine that enlightenment can be attained through direct intuitive insight


SynonymsZen Buddhism


Broader (hypernym)Buddhism


Domain category memberssatori

3. Zen (artifact) street name for lysergic acid diethylamide


Synonymsacid, back breaker, battery-acid, dose, dot, Elvis, loony toons, Lucy in the sky with diamonds, pane, superman, window pane


Broader (hypernym)LSD, lysergic acid diethylamide









Based on WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Web design: Orcapia v/Per Bang. English edition: .
2018 onlineordbog.dk