adjective, de·vout·er, de·vout·est.
Origin of devout
Examples from the Web for devoutness
And you wish me to believe in the devoutness of that man's daughter!Cosmopolis, Complete|Paul Bourget
What she achieved through saintliness and devoutness, they make her out to have accomplished by intelligent enthusiasm.The Life of Joan of Arc, Vol. 1 and 2 (of 2)|Anatole France
The two words differ very much as devotedness from devoutness.The Expositor's Bible: Ephesians|G. G. Findlay
The feeling of shame at professing faith and devoutness was the growth of a later day; it was unknown in those times.
Bach was essentially a Christian, and this element of devoutness, of worship, shines out in everything he wrote.Piano Mastery|Harriette Brower