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Adjective
/riˈlijəs/,
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Believing in and worshiping a superhuman controlling power or powers, esp. a personal God or gods,
  1. Believing in and worshiping a superhuman controlling power or powers, esp. a personal God or gods
    • - both men were deeply religious, intelligent, and moralistic
  2. (of a belief or practice) Forming part of someone's thought about or worship of a divine being
    • - he has strong religious convictions
  3. Of or relating to the worship of or a doctrine concerning a divine being or beings
    • - religious music
  4. Belonging or relating to a monastic order or other group of people who are united by their practice of religion
    • - religious houses were built on ancient pagan sites
  5. Treated or regarded with a devotion and scrupulousness appropriate to worship
    • - I have a religious aversion to reading manuals
Noun
  1. A person bound by monastic vows


  1. a member of a religious order who is bound by vows of poverty and chastity and obedience
  2. 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"
  3. having or showing belief in and reverence for a deity; "a religious man"; "religious attitude"
  4. of or relating to clergy bound by monastic vows; "the religious or regular clergy conducts the service"
  5. extremely scrupulous and conscientious; "religious in observing the rules of health"
  6. by religion; "religiously inspired art"
  7. "Religious" is the second single from American R&B singer R. Kelly's 2009 album, Untitled. The song was released on October 10, 2009, on R. Kelly's Youtube Channel. The single was confirmed in R. Kelly's Twitter.
  8. (Religion (album)) Religion is the seventh studio album by Spear of Destiny, released by Eastworld Recordings in 1997 (see 1997 in music).
  9. (Religion (episode)) Serial Experiments Lain was created as a multimedia production, including an anime, a video game, a manga, and several artbooks and soundtracks. ...
  10. (Religions (Dune)) The Religions of Dune are a key aspect of the fictional setting of the Dune universe created by Frank Herbert. Many of the names of religions mentioned in the novels indicate they are blends of current belief systems, some syncretic.
  11. (The religion) The Religion is a horror novel written in 1982 by Nicholas Conde. It explores the ritual sacrifice of children to appease the pantheon of voodoo deities, through the currently used practice of Santeria. ...
  12. (religion) A collection of practices, based on beliefs and teachings that are highly valued or sacred; Any practice that someone or some group is seriously devoted to; Any ongoing spiritual practice one engages in, in order to shape their character or improve traits of their personality; An ...
  13. (Religion) 1. An organized belief system based on certain tenets of faith. 2. A belief in a supreme supernatural force or god(s).
  14. (Religion (ארח orahh, Strong's #734)) One word that is probably most assiciated with the Bible is religion. In reality there is no Biblical Hebrew word for religion and you will never find the word religion in any translation of the Hebrew Bible (Tenach/Old Testament). ...
  15. (Religion) A set of beliefs concerning the cause, nature, and purpose of the universe, especially when considered as the creation of a superhuman agency or agencies, usually involving devotional and ritual observances, and often containing a moral code governing the conduct of human affairs.
  16. (Religion) A preformed negative opinion or attitude toward a group of persons who share the same religious beliefs regarding the origin and purpose of the universe and the existence or nonexistence of a supreme being (e.g., Catholics, Jews, Protestants, atheists). Hate Crimes cite 34 CFR 668. ...
  17. (Religion) Theory about aliens created all of our major religions. They also claim that they through hybridization created Homo Sapiens, Jesus and that the whole crucifixion is filmed on tape.
  18. (religion) beliefs and practices regarding supernatural beings, power, and forces.
  19. (Religion) A personal set or institutionalized system of religious attitudes, beliefs, and practices. A cause, principle, or system of beliefs held to with ardor and faith.
  20. (religion) n. A daughter of Hope and Fear, explaining to Ignorance the nature of the Unknowable (Bierce).
  21. (Religion) Polytheism · Christianity
  22. (Religion) the service and worship of God or the supernatural
  23. (religion) a system of faith and worship.
  24. ("Religion") is a more general term. It can refer to the practices and ways of life of a group of people, organized around some self-conscious ultimate commitments. These commitments can be values-oriented — like the Seven Principles, or the Humanist Manifesto — rather than theistic. ...
  25. (RELIGION) The system of beliefs, myths, morals and Gods that a person follows to make up their faith. Compare with Superstition.