Complete Definition of "goniolatry"

English
Etymology
From Greek γωνια ‘angle’ + -λατρεια ‘worship’.

Pronunciation
IPA: /gəʊnɪ'ɒlətɹi/

Noun
goniolatry

  1. the worship of angles

#:*1997: He had turn’d the same covetous Angles as the Welshman,– tho’ perhaps never as many, for Shelby seem’d seiz’d with Goniolatry, or the Worship of Angles, defining tracts of virgin Land by as many of these exhilarating Instrumental Sweeps, as possible. — Thomas Pynchon, Mason & Dixon

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