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re·li·gion·ism

 (rĭ-lĭj′ə-nĭz′əm)
n.
Excessive or affected religious zeal.

re·li′gion·ist n.
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religionism

(rɪˈlɪdʒəˌnɪzəm)
n
extreme religious fervour
reˈligionist n, adj
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religionism

the strict adherence and devotion to religion. — religionist, n. — religionary, adj.
See also: Religion
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.religionism - exaggerated religious zealotry
intolerance - unwillingness to recognize and respect differences in opinions or beliefs
2.religionism - exaggerated or affected piety and religious zeal
devoutness, religiousness - piety by virtue of being devout
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religionism

noun
A state of often extreme religious ardour:
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