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devout (adj) pious.
A devout person is pious; very religious. A devout person is always God-minded, and follows all religious prescriptions. They pray daily, visit places of worship regularly and participate in religious activities.
- Italy and some other European countries have a large majority of devout Catholic Christians who pray daily and offer worship at churches.
- Sometimes people are devout overmuch and are so enthusiastic about their religion that they become fanatic and show no tolerance to other religions.