Religiousness Re*li"gious*ness, n. The quality of being religious. [1913 Webster]

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  • religiousness — religious ► ADJECTIVE 1) of, concerned with, or believing in a religion. 2) treated or regarded with care and devotion appropriate to worship. ► NOUN (pl. same) ▪ a person bound by monastic vows. DERIVATIVES religiously adverb religiousness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • religiousness — noun 1. piety by virtue of being devout (Freq. 1) • Syn: ↑devoutness • Derivationally related forms: ↑religious, ↑devout (for: ↑devoutness) • …   Useful english dictionary

  • religiousness — noun see religious I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • religiousness — See religiously. * * * …   Universalium

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  • religiousness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun A state of often extreme religious ardour: devotion, devoutness, pietism, piety, piousness, religionism, religiosity. See RELIGION …   English dictionary for students

  • religiousness — rɪ lɪdÊ’É™snɪs n. state of being religious, piousness, devoutness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • religiousness — re·li·gious·ness …   English syllables

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  • The Decline of the West — Cover of Volume II, first edition, 1922 The Decline of the West (German: Der Untergang des Abendlandes), or The Downfall of the Occident, is a two volume work by Oswald Spengler, the first volume of which was published in the summer of 1918.… …   Wikipedia

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