Definition of religious
What does the word religious mean?
part of speech: adjective, noun
Imbued with religion, pious, god-fearing, devout; of, belonging to, a monastic order; of, concerned with, religion; scrupulous, conscientious, (with r. care, exactitude, &c.); hence religiously adv., religiousness n. (N.; as sing. with a &c., & as pl. in same form with the, some, several, &c.) person bound by monastic vows. [Latin]