(noun) A personal or institutional system of beliefs, practices, and values relating to the cosmos and supernatural.

Example: Animism, Buddhism, or Catholicism

Audio Pronunciation: (re·li·gion)

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Usage Notes:

  • Plural: religions
  • A person fervently practicing a religion is a (noun) religionist, is (adjective) religious, and (adverb) religiously advocates for (noun) religiousness.

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