Religiousness - definition, transcription

Amer.  |rɪˈlɪdʒəs|
Brit.  |rɪˈlɪdʒəs|

noun

- piety by virtue of being devout (syn: devoutness)
- the quality of being extremely conscientious

his care in observing the rules of good health amounted to a kind of religiousness

Examples

My religious beliefs forbid the drinking of alcohol.

Religious leaders called for an end to the violence.

His wife is very active in the church, but he's not religious himself.

his care in observing the rules of good health amounted to a kind of religiousness

his religiousness is dialectically related to his sinfulness

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