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Definitions of "religious"

  • Having or showing belief in and reverence for God or a deity. adjective
  • Of, concerned with, or teaching religion. adjective
  • Extremely scrupulous or conscientious. adjective
  • A member of a monastic order, especially a nun or monk. noun
  • Imbued with, exhibiting, or arising from religion; pious; godly; devout: as, a religious man; religious behavior: used in the authorized version of the Bible of outward observance (Jas. i. 26; Acts xiii. 43).
  • Pertaining or devoted to a monastic life; belonging to a religious order; in the Roman Catholic Church, bound by the vows of a monastic order; regular.
  • Bound by or abiding by some solemn obligation; scrupulously faithful; conscientious.
  • Of or pertaining to religion; concerned with religion; teaching or setting forth religion; set apart for purposes connected with religion: as, a religious society; a religious sect; a religious place; religious subjects; religious books or teachers; religious liberty.
  • Synonyms Devotional.
  • Scrupulous, exact, strict, rigid. See religion.
  • One who is bound by monastic vows, as a monk, a friar, or a nun. noun
  • A person bound by monastic vows, or sequestered from secular concern, and devoted to a life of piety and religion; a monk or friar; a nun. noun
  • Of or pertaining to religion; concerned with religion; teaching, or setting forth, religion; set apart to religion adjective
  • Possessing, or conforming to, religion; pious; godly adjective
  • Scrupulously faithful or exact; strict. adjective
  • Belonging to a religious order; bound by vows. adjective
  • Concerning religion. adjective
  • Committed to the practice of religion. adjective
  • Highly dedicated, as one would be to a religion. adjective

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Religious Word Data

  • Pronunciationsrĭ-lĭj′əs
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