What does the word religious mean?

Usage examples for religious

  1. As Margaret had put it,- a religious power. – Together by Robert Herrick (1868-1938)
  2. A religious order founded in 1816 in France, and first established in Canada at St. Hillaire, Quebec, in 1841. Its headquarters in Canada are at Montreal, and it has missions in Quebec, Ontario, and in the North- West. – The Makers of Canada: Index and Dictionary of Canadian History by Various
  3. Religious people, she found, could think as boldly as she. – The Marquis of Lossie by George MacDonald