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Another word for lore

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Noun
  1. That which is known about a specific subject or situation

      1. The body of facts, principles, etc. acquired through human experience and thought
      2. The state or fact of knowing:
      3. Acquaintance with facts; range of information, awareness, or understanding
      1. The ability to learn or understand from experience; ability to acquire and retain knowledge; mental ability
      2. An agency or organization whose purpose is to gather such information:
      3. Information, especially secret information gathered about an actual or potential enemy or adversary.
      1. Knowledge or facts learned, especially about a certain subject or event.
      2. Knowledge acquired in any manner; facts; data; learning; lore
      3. The act of informing or the condition of being informed; communication of knowledge:
      1. (Law) An actual or alleged incident or condition, as distinguished from its legal consequence
      2. A thing that has been done, especially a crime:
      3. Knowledge or information based on real occurrences:
      1. Facts that can be analyzed or used in an effort to gain knowledge or make decisions; information.
      2. Facts or figures to be processed; evidence, records, statistics, etc. from which conclusions can be inferred; information
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    knowledge

  2. A body of traditional beliefs and notions accumulated about a particular subject

      1. A set of such customs and usages viewed as a coherent body of precedents influencing the present:
      2. A precept or a body of precepts that are not written in the sacred book of a religion, such as the Bible, but are considered holy or true.
      3. The passing down of elements of a culture from generation to generation, especially by oral communication:
      1. Anything delivered by word of mouth: a word, speech, conversation, or similar; a story, tale, or legend, especially a poetic tale.
      2. Myth
      3. Mythology.
      1. The science or study of myths
      2. A body or collection of myths belonging to a people and addressing their origin, history, deities, ancestors, and heroes.
      3. The field of scholarship dealing with the systematic collection and study of myths.
      1. Such stories considered as a group:
      2. A traditional, typically ancient story dealing with supernatural beings, ancestors, or heroes that serves as a fundamental type in the worldview of a people, as by explaining aspects of the natural world or delineating the psychology, customs, or ideals of society:
      3. Such stories collectively; mythology
      1. All such stories belonging to a particular group of people
      2. An inscription or title on an object, such as a coin.
      3. An unverified story handed down from earlier times, especially one popularly believed to be historical.
      1. A body of widely accepted but usually specious notions about a place, a group, or an institution:
      2. All of the unwritten traditional beliefs, legends, sayings, customs, etc. of a culture
      3. The comparative study of folk knowledge and culture.
    See also:

    knowledge

  3. That which is known; the sum of what has been perceived, discovered, or inferred

      1. The ability to discern or judge what is true, right, or lasting; insight.
      2. A wise outlook, plan, or course of action.
      3. The quality of being wise; power of judging rightly and following the soundest course of action, based on knowledge, experience, understanding, etc.; good judgment; sagacity
      1. The state or fact of knowing:
      2. (Archaic) Carnal knowledge
      3. Acquaintance with facts; range of information, awareness, or understanding
      1. Knowledge or facts learned, especially about a certain subject or event.
      2. Knowledge acquired in any manner; facts; data; learning; lore
      3. The act of informing or the condition of being informed; communication of knowledge:
    See also:

    knowledge

Another word for lore

Noun
      1. The traditional beliefs, myths, tales, and practices of a people, transmitted orally.
      2. All of the unwritten traditional beliefs, legends, sayings, customs, etc. of a culture
      3. The comparative study of folk knowledge and culture.
      1. The act, process, or experience of gaining knowledge or skill.
      2. (Psychology) Behavioral modification especially through experience or conditioning.
      3. (Uncountable) An act in which something is learned.
      1. The quality of being wise; power of judging rightly and following the soundest course of action, based on knowledge, experience, understanding, etc.; good judgment; sagacity
      2. The sum of learning through the ages; knowledge:
      3. Wise discourse or teaching
      1. The act or a means of enlightening.
      2. (Buddhism & Hinduism) A state in which the individual transcends desire and suffering and attains nirvana.
      3. A philosophical movement of the 1700s that emphasized the use of reason to scrutinize previously accepted doctrines and traditions and that brought about many humanitarian reforms. Used with the.
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    knowledge