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Synonyms for religious
rɪˈlɪdʒ əs

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. religious(adj)

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

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

  2. religious, spiritual(adj)

    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"

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

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

  3. religious(adj)

    having or showing belief in and reverence for a deity

    "a religious man"; "religious attitude"

    Synonyms:
    spiritual

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

  4. religious(adj)

    of or relating to clergy bound by monastic vows

    "the religious or regular clergy conducts the service"

    Synonyms:
    spiritual

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

  5. religious(adj)

    extremely scrupulous and conscientious

    "religious in observing the rules of health"

    Synonyms:
    spiritual

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

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. religious

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

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. religious(a.)

    Synonyms:
    devout, holy, godly, pious, devotional

  2. religious(a.)

    Synonyms:
    conscientious, scrupulous, exact, strict, rigid

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. religious(a)

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

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How to use religious in a sentence?

  1. William Schaffner:

    And interestingly, it’s Mississippi, last in so many things, that is first in immunization rates, because that state does not allow either personal belief or religious exemptions.

  2. Donald Trump:

    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, unlike what is happening now, with our current president.

  3. Sri Lanka:

    Even on Easter Sunday, there are those who sow hatred and reap death. The attacks in Sri Lanka churches testify to a real genocide perpetrated against Christians. Let us pray for the innocent victims and work towards religious freedom around the world.

  4. Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas:

    The continuation of the occupation and violations to Muslim and Christian sites in East Jerusalem may open the gates to a religious conflict, we must maintain the historical condition and not the status quo imposed by Israel.

  5. Jeremy Dys:

    Whether a student is being patriotic or engaging in religious speech, there is no law in this country forbidding a student from telling his or her classmates, ‘God bless America’ and it is illegal for a school to censor a student for doing so.

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