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synonyms for soul-searching

  • contemplation
  • reflection
  • rumination
  • self-examination
  • meditation
  • self-analysis
  • deep thought
  • heart-searching
  • self-questioning
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How to use soul-searching in a sentence

But the liberal soul deviseth liberal things, and by liberal things shall he stand.
THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
Words are often everywhere as the minute-hands of the soul, more important than even the hour-hands of action.
PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
As soon as he had seen his mother, he would set off again, and never cease searching till he had found either Ramona or her grave.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
Monotheism is strictly inconsistent with the supremacy of “merits” which is the very soul of Oriental religion.
SOLOMON AND SOLOMONIC LITERATUREMONCURE DANIEL CONWAY
Some critics feel that, despite much that is desirable in her work, the soul is lacking in the women she paints.
WOMEN IN THE FINE ARTS, FROM THE SEVENTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY A.D.CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
David says, that his soul was full of trouble, and his life drew near unto the grave.
THE LIFE AND MOST SURPRISING ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE, OF YORK, MARINER (1801)DANIEL DEFOE
He walked on, and thought of the rapt liberty of the soul in the sweet serenities of beautiful solitude.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
As the hopeless wish passed through his soul, the iron entered with it, but did not pass away.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
Louis turned on him a countenance, in which all that Wharton had conjured up in that noble soul, shone bright in the moon-light.
THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
The voice is the most potent influence of expression, the winged messenger between soul and soul.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SOUL-SEARCHING

  • brooding
  • contemplation
  • deep thought
  • egoism
  • heart-searching
  • introversion
  • meditation
  • reflection
  • rumination
  • scrutiny
  • self-absorption
  • self-examination
  • self-observation
  • self-questioning
  • soul-searching
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