of, relating to, or concerned with :
a religious holiday.
imbued with or exhibiting ; pious; devout; godly:
a religious man.
scrupulously faithful; conscientious:
pertaining to or connected with a monastic or religious order.
appropriate to or to sacred rites or observances.
a member of a religious order, congregation, etc.; a monk, friar, or nun.
the religious, devout or religious persons:
Each year, thousands of the religious make pilgrimages to the shrine.
As an atheist, his antireligious tract, God Is Not Great, is elegant but derivative.
How Will Hitchens Be Remembered? Jason Cowley December 15, 2011
And this purpose was a religious one—that of counteracting the antireligious developments of Science.
The Behavior of Crowds Everett Dean Martin
Not even visits from Uncle Ingemar could make him change his antireligious ways.
The Status Civilization Robert Sheckley
And as antireligious as they both were, they came to church and ordered a church service for Brightman.
Warren Commission (8 of 26): Hearings Vol. VIII (of 15) The President’s Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
opposed to religious ideas, beliefs, and organizations: antireligious propaganda
of, relating to, or concerned with religion
pious; devout; godly
(as collective noun; preceded by the): the religious
appropriate to or in accordance with the principles of a religion
scrupulous, exact, or conscientious
(Christianity) of or relating to a way of life dedicated to religion by the vows of poverty, chastity, and obedience, and defined by a monastic rule
(Christianity) a member of an order or congregation living by such a rule; a monk, friar, or nun
c.1200, “devout, pious, imbued with or expressive of religious devotion,” from Anglo-French religius, Old French religious (12c., Modern French religieux) and directly from Latin religiosus, from religio (see religion). Meaning “pertaining to religion” is from 1530s. Transferred sense of “scrupulous, exact” is recorded from 1590s. Related: Religiousness.
adjective inhibiting the process by which a retrovirus replicates noun any retroviral drug: used to treat diseases caused by retroviruses, such as HIV
pertaining to or of the nature of . affected with or subject to . a person affected with . adjective of, relating to, or afflicted with rheumatism noun a person afflicted with rheumatism adj. late 14c., from Old French reumatique (Modern French rhumatique), from Latin rheumaticus “troubled with rheum,” from Greek rheumatikos, from rheuma “discharge […]
a noisy, violent public disorder caused by a group or crowd of persons, as by a crowd protesting against another group, a government policy, etc., in the streets. Law. a disturbance of the public peace by three or more persons acting together in a disrupting and tumultuous manner in carrying out their private purposes. violent […]
adjective designed to prevent a vehicle from rolling over when turning, esp. for four-wheel drive vehicles; also called antisway Examples The antiroll bar keeps both wheels rolling at the same rate when meeting bumps.