idolatrous

[ ahy-dol-uh-truhs ]
/ aɪˈdɒl ə trəs /

adjective

worshiping idols.
blindly adoring.
of or relating to idolatry.

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Origin of idolatrous

First recorded in 1540–50; idolatr(y) + -ous

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