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Idioms for religion
- to acquire a deep conviction of the validity of religious beliefs and practices.
- to resolve to mend one's errant ways: The company got religion and stopped making dangerous products.
Origin of religion
OTHER WORDS FROM religionre·li·gion·less, adjectivean·ti·re·li·gion, adjectivenon·re·li·gion, nounsub·re·li·gion, noun
Words nearby religion
Example sentences from the Web for religion
We will reclaim our history, and our country, for citizens of every race, color, religion and creed.Election live updates: Trump returns to Wisconsin; Biden to face live audience at town hall|Colby Itkowitz, Felicia Sonmez, John Wagner|September 17, 2020|Washington Post
Connecticut, which requires voters to show up at their polling place on election day unless they’re incapable due to illness, physical disability, or their religion, has extended absentee voting to all eligible residents, for example.Why you should vote as early as possible (and how to do it)|John Kennedy|September 17, 2020|Popular Science
Democrats are once again doubling down on religion this year.More And More Americans Aren’t Religious. Why Are Democrats Ignoring These Voters?|Daniel Cox|September 17, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
A deeply controversial film at the time of its release because of its dark and cynical, even sinister view of organized religion, Hunchback is perhaps Disney’s most intense film.
A study by Naseem and his colleagues at Blue Veins found the reasons behind child marriage to be a complex milieu of culture, religion and poverty.The Teenager Breaking Up Child Marriages, Door to Door|Pallabi Munsi|September 2, 2020|Ozy
And yes, our values include tolerance of those who wish to make fun of religion.Ayaan Hirsi Ali: Our Duty Is to Keep Charlie Hebdo Alive|Ayaan Hirsi Ali|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
In the end, the line between magic and religion may be something of an artificial one.
It is the kind of compassion espoused by every world religion and every revered religious leader.
It needs to be said: bigotry in the name of religion is still bigotry; child abuse wrapped in a Bible verse is still child abuse.Dear Leelah, We Will Fight On For You: A Letter to a Dead Trans Teen|Parker Molloy|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Isha Aran at Jezebel worries that the show “glorif[ies] the way religion can constrain people.”Your Husband Is Definitely Gay: TLC’s Painful Portrait of Mormonism|Samantha Allen|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The supernaturalist alleges that religion was revealed to man by God, and that the form of this revelation is a sacred book.
Each religion claims that its own Bible is the direct revelation of God, and is the only true Bible teaching the only true faith.
No man should regard the subject of religion as decided for him until he has read The Golden Bough.
Pretty women without religion are like flowers without perfume.Pearls of Thought|Maturin M. Ballou
It was in the college stage that most of us made out our religion and made it real for ourselves.The Salvaging Of Civilisation|H. G. (Herbert George) Wells
British Dictionary definitions for religion
- the practice of sacred ritual observances
- sacred rites and ceremonies
Word Origin for religion
Idioms and Phrases with religion
see get religion.