- The definition of fidolatry is extreme admiration or worship, or the worship of craven images or things other than God.
Worshiping an idol or a person other than God is an example of idolatry.
To worship this statue would be idolatry.
idolatry definition by Webster's New World
- worship of idols
- excessive devotion to or reverence for some person or thing
Origin: Middle English idolatrie ; from Old French ; from Ecclesiastical Late Latin idolatria ; from Gr(N.T.) eidōlolatreia: see idolater
idolatry definition by American Heritage Dictionary
noun pl. i·dol·a·tries
- Worship of idols.
- Blind or excessive devotion to something.
Origin: Middle English idolatrie, from Old French, from Latin īdōlolatrīa, from Greek eidōlolatreiā : eidōlon, idol; see idol + latreiā, service.