Definition of devout adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

devout

 adjective
adjective
NAmE//dɪˈvaʊt//
 
 
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(of a person) believing strongly in a particular religion and obeying its laws and practices a devout Christian/Muslim
 
adverb a devoutly Catholic region She devoutly (= very strongly) hoped he was telling the truth.
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