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religiose

[ ri-lij-ee-ohs, -lij-ee-ohs ]
/ rɪˌlɪdʒ iˈoʊs, -ˈlɪdʒ iˌoʊs /
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adjective
characterized by religiosity.
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Origin of religiose

1850–55; <Latin religiōsus;see religious
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British Dictionary definitions for religiose

religiose
/ (rɪˈlɪdʒɪˌəʊs) /

adjective
affectedly or extremely pious; sanctimoniously religious

Derived forms of religiose

religiosely, adverbreligiosity (rɪˌlɪdʒɪˈɒsɪtɪ), noun
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