Devout

Definition of Devout

De`vout´
a.1.Devoted to religion or to religious feelings and duties; absorbed in religious exercises; given to devotion; pious; reverent; religious.
A devout man, and one that feared God.
- Acts x. 2.
We must be constant and devout in the worship of God.
- Rogers.
2.Expressing devotion or piety; as, eyes devout; sighs devout; a devout posture.
3.Warmly devoted; hearty; sincere; earnest; as, devout wishes for one's welfare.
The devout
devoutly religious persons, those who are sincerely pious.
n.1.A devotee.
2.A devotional composition, or part of a composition; devotion.

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