Definition of "devout" []

  • Devoted to religion or to the fulfillment of religious obligations. See Synonyms at religious. (adjective)
  • Displaying reverence or piety. (adjective)
  • Sincere; earnest: devout wishes for their success. (adjective)
  • Deeply religious; reverent (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Sincere; earnest; heartfelt (adjective) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "devout" in a sentence
  • "They appreciate devout truths in devout language (I Con 2.13 RSV marginal)."
  • "Believers ought to assimilate how a assorted tools of their being work or they shall not be equates to to thoughts a devout from a soulical."
  • "This component contingency not be neglected in devout work."