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religiose

adjective re·li·gi·ose \ri-ˈli-jē-ˌōs\

Definition of RELIGIOSE

:  religious; especially :  excessively, obtrusively, or sentimentally religious
re·li·gi·os·i·ty \-ˌli-jē-ˈä-sə-tē\ noun

Origin of RELIGIOSE

religion + 1-ose
First Known Use: 1853

Rhymes with RELIGIOSE

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