plural -s
: banal and often shoddy religious art
also : a piece of bondieuserie (such as a statue or picture)

Word History


French, from bon Dieu dear Lord (from bon good + dieu god, from Latin deus) + connective -s- + -erie -ery

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“Bondieuserie.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Nov. 2023.

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