noun, plural re·li·gious.
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If you’re a religious leader, you can give a sermon about climate and run a collection drive to support one of the groups above.Want to fight climate change effectively? Here’s where to donate your money.|Sigal Samuel|September 17, 2020|Vox
Right now, voters with no religious affiliation look like they might back Biden in record numbers.More And More Americans Aren’t Religious. Why Are Democrats Ignoring These Voters?|Daniel Cox|September 17, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
The Blade filed a FOIA request for emails within the Department of Labor related to the Trump administration’s proposed rule change allowing a religious exemption in employment non-discrimination requirements for federal contractors.
During that meeting, McCoy called for another meeting with religious leaders, and agreed to talk more about the particular needs in their communities.Oceanside Is Rethinking Its Police Chief Hiring Process Following Community Concerns|Kayla Jimenez|September 14, 2020|Voice of San Diego
There are few things in India that enjoy religious and cultural sanctions as much as the use of cannabis does.
In 2009, a Pakistani Christian woman got into a religious argument with some Muslim women with whom she was harvesting berries.
The gentleman was listed as Orthodox and kosher, which is way too religious for my friend whose JSwipe account I was test-driving.
In the midst of this religious and political turmoil, drug trafficking thrives.The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan|Umar Farooq|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Religious profiteering has spread beyond the tourism industry.The Buddhist Business of Poaching Animals for Good Karma|Brendon Hong|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There were mass closures of churches, mosques, and monasteries, and new taxes on religious facilities.Remembering the Russian Priest Who Fought the Orthodox Church|Cathy Young|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Religious thought, like all else, is subject to a law of evolution, and therefore passes through regular stages.Evolution|Joseph Le Conte
Scarcely a religious system has existed that has not worked effectively and proved true for someone.First and Last Things|H. G. Wells
Political, religious, academic, and social abuses were thrown on to the screen fearlessly.Rowlandson's Oxford|A. Hamilton Gibbs
And not only has the unpaid service aided the growth of the movement, it has also added to its moral and religious power.Organizing and Building Up the Sunday School|Jesse Lyman Hurlbut
These seances have the religious character of nearly all truly spiritistic meetings.Metapsychical Phenomena|J. Maxwell
British Dictionary definitions for religious
- pious; devout; godly
- (as collective noun; preceded by the)the religious