Deeply concerned with God and the beliefs and practice of religion
"The Russians are very devout," replied Balashev.
He was also very devout, and his morals were irreproachable.
His Diary is therefore a valuable chronicle of contemporary events from the standpoint of a moderate politician and a devout adherent of the Church of England.
In private it was daily offered by the devout to the Lar familiaris (Plaut.
Herbert tried to interpret his own devout meditations by applying images of all kinds to the ritual and beliefs of the Church.