religiose

adjective
re·​li·​gi·​ose | \ ri-ˈli-jē-ˌōs How to pronounce religiose (audio) \

Definition of religiose

: religious especially : excessively, obtrusively, or sentimentally religious

First Known Use of religiose

1853, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for religiose

religion + -ose entry 1

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“Religiose.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/religiose. Accessed 28 Oct. 2021.

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