God-fearing

adjective
God-fear·​ing | \ ˈgäd-ˌfir-iŋ How to pronounce God-fearing (audio) \

Definition of God-fearing

: having a reverent feeling toward God : devout

First Known Use of God-fearing

1548, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of God-fearing was in 1548

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“God-fearing.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/God-fearing. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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God-fearing

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English Language Learners Definition of God-fearing

used to describe religious people who try to obey the rules of their religion and to live in a way that is considered morally right

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