English

Definition of idolatrous adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    idolatrous

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE BrE//ˈdɒlətrəs//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈdɑːlətrəs//
     
    (often disapproving)
     
    jump to other results
  1. 1connected with the practice of worshipping statues as gods Praying to an image was regarded as idolatrous.
  2. 2(formal) having or showing too much love or admiration for somebody/something She loved her eldest son with idolatrous devotion.