What does the word religion mean?

Usage examples for religion

  1. She guessed that it came from the consciousness of the pain he must have caused the good priest who had loved him when he ceased from practising the religion in which he had been brought up. – The Garden Of Allah by Robert Hichens
  2. Now we need the same religion, but we haven't the same time. – Men, Women and Guns by H. C. (Herman Cyril) McNeile
  3. Then Orphane thoughts with sorrow be you waind, When loues Religion shalbe thus prophayn'd. – Minor Poems of Michael Drayton by Michael Drayton