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Another word for religious

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Adjective
  1. Deeply concerned with God and the beliefs and practice of religion

    See also:

    religion

  2. In the service or worship of God or a god

    See also:

    religion

  3. Of or relating to a church or to an established religion

    See also:

    religion

Another word for religious

Synonym Study

  • Sanctimonious in current usage implies a hypocritical pretense of piety or devoutness and often connotes smugness or haughtiness his sanctimonious disapproval of dancing
  • Pious suggests scrupulous adherence to the forms of one's religion but may, in derogatory usage, connote hypocrisy the pious burghers who defraud their tenants
  • Devout implies sincere, worshipful devotion to one's faith or religion
  • Religious stresses faith in a particular religion and constant adherence to its tenets to lead a religious life