What is the definition of religious?

Definitions for religious

  • adjective - of or relating to clergy bound by monastic vows; "the religious or regular clergy conducts the service"
  • adjective - having or showing belief in and reverence for a deity; "a religious man"; "religious attitude"
  • adjective - concerned with sacred matters or religion or the church; "religious texts"; "a member of a religious order"; "lords temporal and spiritual"; "spiritual leaders"; "spiritual songs"
  • adjective - extremely scrupulous and conscientious; "religious in observing the rules of health"
  • noun - a member of a religious order who is bound by vows of poverty and chastity and obedience
  • Pronounciation of religious

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    Synonyms for religious


    Antonyms for religious

    secular irreligious

    Holonyms for religious

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    Hypernyms for religious

    religious person

    Hyponyms for religious

    friar Benedictine cenobite mendicant Jesuit coenobite monk nun superior monastic eremite votary

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    Sounds like religious

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