religiosity

[ri-lij-ee-os-i-tee]
noun
1.
the quality of being religious; piety; devoutness.
2.
affected or excessive devotion to religion.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English religiosite < Latin religiōsitās, equivalent to religiōs(us) religious + -itās -ity

antireligiosity, noun
overreligiosity, noun
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religiose (rɪˈlɪdʒɪˌəʊs)
 
adj
affectedly or extremely pious; sanctimoniously religious
 
re'ligiosely
 
adv
 
religiosity
 
n

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