noun. ['ˈiːθɑːs'] (anthropology) the distinctive spirit of a culture or an era.
- ἦθος (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
Rhymes with Ethos
How do you pronounce ethos?
Pronounce ethos as ˈiθɑs.
US - How to pronounce ethos in American English
UK - How to pronounce ethos in British English
Sentences with ethos
1. Noun, singular or mass
On it, she shares her story and expertise on the ethos of food as medicine.
When it comes to the bathroom vanity, I do try to embrace a less is more ethos.
Quotes about ethos
1. The ethos of redemption is realied in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
- Pope John Paul II, Blessed Are the Pure of Heart: Catechesis on the Sermon on the Mount and Writings of St. Paul
2. 'Untitled' is a time machine that can transport you to 1992, an edgy moment when the art world was crumbling, money was scarce, and artists like Tiravanija were in the nascent stages of combining Happenings, performance art, John Cage, Joseph Beuys, and the do-it-yourself ethos of punk. Meanwhile, a new art world was coming into being.
- Jerry Saltz
3. The ethos of redemption is realized in self-mastery, by means of temperance, that is, continence of desires.
- Pope John Paul II