Definitions for god-fearing

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

God′-fear`ing(adj.)

  1. deeply respectful or fearful of God.

  2. (sometimes l.c.) deeply religious; pious; devout.

Origin of God-fearing:

1825–35

Princeton's WordNet

  1. devout, god-fearing(adj)

    deeply religious

    "a god-fearing and law-abiding people" H.L.Mencken

Wiktionary

  1. God-fearing(Adjective)

    One who follows the precepts of a religious practice and respects and reveres God and His authority

    Margie married Bill, a good, God-fearing Christian.

Webster Dictionary

  1. God-fearing(adj)

    having a reverential and loving feeling towards God; religious

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