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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. devout

    religious, pious, godly, saintly, holy, prayerful

    irreligious, impious, profane, unholy

Princeton's WordNet

  1. devout, god-fearingadjective

    deeply religious

    "a god-fearing and law-abiding people" H.L.Mencken

    god-fearing, earnest, heartfelt, dear

    irreligious, insincere

  2. dear, devout, earnest, heartfeltadjective


    "one's dearest wish"; "devout wishes for their success"; "heartfelt condolences"

    dear(p), pricy, pricey, heartfelt, earnest, high-priced, beloved, businesslike, god-fearing, good, darling, costly, solemn, near, sincere, dear

    irreligious, insincere

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. devoutadjective

    religious, pious, holy, saintly, devotional, godly, saint-like, heavenly-minded

  2. devoutadjective

    sincere, earnest, serious, grave, solemn

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. devoutadjective

    pious, reverent, devotional, godly, holy, religious

    irreverent, irreligious, impious, unholy

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "devout":

    pious, fervent, ardent

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  1. Thomas a Kempis:

    The good devout man first makes inner preparation for the actions he has later to perform. His outward actions do not draw him into lust and vice rather it is he who bends them into the shape of reason and right judgement. Who has a stiffer battle to fight than the man who is striving to conquer himself.

  2. Jill Biden:

    I think Joe's faith is so strong, it's something that I think he got from his mother, who was a very devout Catholic. Joe is really devout, and he never misses a Sunday service.

  3. Patriots Chairman:

    I am heartbroken by the news of David's passing, daquan Patten was a devout Christian who followed Daquan Patten passion following Daquan Patten football career and founded Daquan Patten own ministry. Daquan Patten transitioned from an undersized and understated wide receiver to a powerful and passionate preacher. In New England, Daquan Patten will always be remembered as a three-time Super Bowl Champion.

  4. William Shakespeare:

    I pray you bear me henceforth from the noise and rumour of the field, where I may think the remnant of my thoughts in peace, and part of this body and my soul with contemplation and devout desires.

  5. Abraham Bonowitz:

    Jerry was pained by his experience but also proud of how he did it, that sometimes rubbed some people in the movement the wrong way. He was also a very devout religious person. He did what he could to help heal the world in the wake of the damage done during his career.

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