What does the word devotional mean?

Usage examples for devotional

  1. Latterly, Stephen, I have been reading devotional works and trying to catch that music again. – The Passionate Friends by Herbert George Wells
  2. They demand plenty of variety in their devotional exercises, and what Arthur Roberts, or somebody, calls 'short turns. – The Green Carnation by Robert Smythe Hichens
  3. He was well read, especially in a kind of literature of which Esther had heard nothing, the devotional writings of the church, and the poetry of religious expression. – Esther by Henry Adams