- excessive or exaggerated religious zeal.
- affected or pretended religious zeal.
Origin of religionism
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Examples from the Web for religionist
The religionist replies that man's mind cannot fathom the will of God.The Necessity of Atheism
Dr. D.M. Brooks
I do not write as a religionist, but as one very much of the world.Child and Country
Will Levington Comfort
He is an idealist, he is a realist, he is a religionist, he is a natural philosopher.Iconoclasts</p>
No religionist seems capable of comprehending this plain truth.Individuality
Robert G. Ingersoll
To the religionist this is an indication of the "beauty" in nature.An Atheist Manifesto
- extreme religious fervour
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