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God-fearing

[god-feer-ing] /ˈgɒdˌfɪər ɪŋ/
adjective
1.
deeply respectful or fearful of God.
2.
(sometimes lowercase) deeply religious; pious; devout.
Origin
1825-1835
1825-35
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British Dictionary definitions for God-fearing

God-fearing

adjective
1.
pious; devout: a God-fearing people
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Word Origin and History for God-fearing

god-fearing

adj.

1759, from God + fearing (see fear).

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