[alsoS-] worship of Satan; esp., the principles and rites of a cult which travesties Christian ceremonies
Origin of satanismfrom French satanisme
- The worship of Satan characterized by a travesty of the Christian rites.
- A body of doctrine and practice based on the celebration of individual will and explicit rejection of monotheistic notions of virtue.
- satanism Profound wickedness.
- Alternative capitalization of Satanism