One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘he was a very religious person’
devout, pious, reverent, believing, godly, God-fearing, dutiful, saintly, holy, prayerful, churchgoing, practising, faithful, devoted, committed
2‘it was against her religious beliefs’
spiritual, theological, scriptural, doctrinal, church, churchly, ecclesiastical, holy, divine, celestial, heavenly, sacred, devotional, sanctified, consecrated, dedicated, hallowed
3‘pay religious attention to detail’
scrupulous, conscientious, meticulous, sedulous, punctilious, zealous, strict, rigid, rigorous, exact, close, unfailing, unswerving, undeviating
fussy, pedantic, fastidious, nitpicking, finicky, finical
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