Pronunciation of Religious
/ɹɪlˈɪd͡ʒəs/, /ɹɪlˈɪdʒəs/, /ɹ_ɪ_l_ˈɪ_dʒ_ə_s/
Synonyms for religious:
sacred, sacrosanct, sacramental.
Other synonyms and related words:
sacrosanct, monk, fanatical, religiously, saintly, incandescent, fiery, careful, Superheated, fervid, torrid, practicing, ecclesiastical, good, churchlike, devoutly, feverish, ghostly, perfervid, ascetic, flaming, churchly, apparitional, scrupulous, puritanical, god-fearing, spectral, sacramental, righteous, pietistical, devotee, believer, sacred, interfaith, pietistic, reverential, ghostlike, ministerial, divine, unearthly, warm, phantasmal, emotional, churchgoing, scriptural, blessed, unworldly, spiritual, sainted, ardent, evangelical, fervent, devotional, war, monastic.
ecclesiastical, Churchy, churchlike.
concerning belief in divinity (adjective)
ecclesiastical, sacred, believing, divine, sacrosanct, god-fearing, ministerial, churchgoing, devotional, prayerful, holy, scriptural, devout, righteous, pious, doctrinal, orthodox, reverent, churchly, pietistic, theological, saintly, spiritual, godly.
conscientious, scrupulous (adjective)
dutiful, devoted, worshipful, holier-than-thou, solemn, christian, faithful, prayerful, reverent, superstitious, sanctified, obedient, devout, cultist, holy, sanctimonious, dogmatic, godly, reverential, pious.
ideological, theological, catechetic, orthodox, doctrinal.
Sense 3 (noun)