noun, plural religieuses
[ruh-lee-zhyœz] /rə liˈʒyœz/ (Show IPA). French.
a woman belonging to a religious order, congregation, etc.
adjective 1. religious; devout; pious. noun, plural religieux. 2. a person under monastic vows. noun (pl) -gieux (-ʒjø) 1. a member of a monastic order or clerical body
noun 1. a series of persons relieving one another or taking turns; shift. 2. a fresh set of dogs or horses posted in readiness for use in a hunt, on a journey, etc. 3. Sports. relay race. a length or leg in a relay race. 4. Machinery. an automatic control device in which the settings […]
verb (used with object) 1. to make less tense, rigid, or firm; make lax: to relax the muscles. 2. to diminish the force of. 3. to slacken or abate, as effort, attention, etc. 4. to make less strict or severe, as rules, discipline, etc.: to relax the requirements for a license. 5. to release or […]
noun 1. excessive or exaggerated religious zeal. 2. affected or pretended religious zeal. noun 1. extreme religious fervour