1 of, relating to, or concerned with religion
b (as collective n; preceded by the)
3 appropriate to or in accordance with the principles of a religion
4 scrupulous, exact, or conscientious
5 (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
6 (Christianity) a member of an order or congregation living by such a rule; a monk, friar, or nun
Religious Society of Friends
n the official name for the →
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