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Synonyms for religious
rɪˈlɪdʒ əsre·li·gious

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  1. religious

    pious, godly, devout, devotional, divine, holy, sacred

    impious, ungodly, undevout, sacrilegious, blasphemous, sceptical, profane

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  1. religiousadjective

    a member of a religious order who is bound by vows of poverty and chastity and obedience

    unbelieving, nonchurchgoing, heathen, lapsed, nonobservant, atheistic, profane, ethnic, heathenish, atheistical, secular, pagan, irreligious, unscrupulous

  2. religious, spiritualadjective

    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"

    ghostly, spiritual, spectral, apparitional, unearthly, phantasmal, ghostlike

    irreligious, secular, nonobservant, nonchurchgoing, unbelieving, heathenish, atheistic, pagan, ethnic, atheistical, profane, heathen, lapsed, unscrupulous

  3. religiousadjective

    having or showing belief in and reverence for a deity

    "a religious man"; "religious attitude"


    secular, atheistic, unscrupulous, nonchurchgoing, unbelieving, nonobservant, pagan, irreligious, profane, heathenish, ethnic, atheistical, heathen, lapsed

  4. religiousadjective

    of or relating to clergy bound by monastic vows

    "the religious or regular clergy conducts the service"


    secular, nonobservant, heathen, lapsed, atheistical, heathenish, unbelieving, atheistic, pagan, profane, ethnic, unscrupulous, nonchurchgoing, irreligious

  5. religiousadjective

    extremely scrupulous and conscientious

    "religious in observing the rules of health"


    atheistical, unscrupulous, secular, unbelieving, pagan, heathen, profane, ethnic, atheistic, lapsed, nonobservant, heathenish, irreligious, nonchurchgoing

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  1. religiousadjective

    devout, holy, godly, pious, devotional

  2. religiousadjective

    conscientious, scrupulous, exact, strict, rigid

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  1. religiousadjective

    pious, godly, devout, righteous, devotional, strict, exact, scrupulous, conscientious

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  1. Donald Trump:

    If and when the Vatican is attacked by the ISIS, which as everyone knows is ISIS's ultimate trophy, I can promise Pope Francis that the pope would have only wished and prayed that Donald Trump would have been president, for a religious leader to question a person’s faith is disgraceful. I am proud to be a Christian and as president I will not allow Christianity to be consistently attacked and weakened.

  2. Charles Haynes:

    Religious freedom is now in the eye of the beholder. People in different traditions, with different ideological commitments, define religious freedom differently.

  3. Susan Sontag:

    For those who live neither with religious consolations about death nor with a sense of death (or of anything else) as natural, death is the obscene mystery, the ultimate affront, the thing that cannot be controlled. It can only be denied.

  4. Abou Habib:

    She can not even inherit my car because she is a different confession, you have the combination of the property law which is already discriminatory and religious family laws which are a disaster in their own right.

  5. President Harry Truman, Public Papers of the President of the United States: Harry S. Truman - 1951 U.S. Gov. 1966 pp548-549:

    Our religious faith gives us the answer to the false beliefs of Communism... I have the feeling that God has created us and brought us to our present position of power and strength for some great purpose.

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