[ ruh-lee-zhyœ ]
/ rə liˈʒyœ /
religious; devout; pious.
noun, plural re·li·gieux.
a person under monastic vows.
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Words nearby religieux
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British Dictionary definitions for religieux
/ French (rəliʒjø) /
noun plural -gieux (-ʒjø)
a member of a monastic order or clerical body
Word Origin for religieux
C17: from Latin religiōsus religious
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