What does devotion mean?

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dɪˈvoʊ ʃənde·vo·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. devotion, devotednessnoun

    feelings of ardent love

    "their devotion to each other was beautiful"

  2. devotionnoun

    commitment to some purpose

    "the devotion of his time and wealth to science"

  3. idolatry, devotion, veneration, cultismnoun

    religious zeal; the willingness to serve God

  4. devotionnoun

    (usually plural) religious observance or prayers (usually spoken silently)

    "he returned to his devotions"

Wiktionary

  1. devotionnoun

    The act or state of devoting or being devoted

  2. devotionnoun

    Feelings of strong or fervent affection; dedication

  3. devotionnoun

    Religious veneration, zeal, or piety

  4. devotionnoun

    A prayer

Webster Dictionary

  1. Devotionnoun

    the act of devoting; consecration

  2. Devotionnoun

    the state of being devoted; addiction; eager inclination; strong attachment love or affection; zeal; especially, feelings toward God appropriately expressed by acts of worship; devoutness

  3. Devotionnoun

    act of devotedness or devoutness; manifestation of strong attachment; act of worship; prayer

  4. Devotionnoun

    disposal; power of disposal

  5. Devotionnoun

    a thing consecrated; an object of devotion

Freebase

  1. Devotion

    Devotion is the eleventh studio album by Christian pop rock band Newsboys, released in November 2004. It is a follow-up album to the band's first worship-oriented project, Adoration. The album debuted at No. 5 on the Top Christian Albums chart, and at No. 56 on the Billboard 200 charts. Several Christian artists made guest appearances on the album, including Rebecca St. James, Bethel World Outreach Choir, Stuart Garrard of Delirious?, and Jon Ellis of Tree63. The album's artwork includes photography of the band by Jimmy Abegg on a valley floor next to the Natchez Trace Parkway Bridge in Williamson County, Tennessee. Because of the bridge's unique design which eliminates any spandrel columns, the perspective on many of photographs leverages the non-blocked views of the scenery and sky on the far side of the bridge behind the band.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of devotion in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of devotion in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of devotion in a Sentence

  1. Elizabeth II:

    In good times and bad, she never lost her capacity to smile and laugh, nor to inspire others with her warmth and kindness, i admired and respected her for her energy and commitment to others, and especially for her devotion to her two boys.

  2. President Trump:

    Rush Limbaugh: Thank you for your decades of tireless devotion to our country.

  3. Muhammad Ali Jinnah:

    With faith, discipline and selfless devotion to duty, there is nothing worthwhile that you cannot achieve.

  4. Joe Montoya:

    I want the family, the local community of Senegal and the country of Senegal to know you have our full commitment and devotion to this case, we have every hope that we are going to find the individual or individuals responsible for this and bring them to justice.

  5. Jane Austen:

    Everybody likes to go their own way - to choose their own time and manner of devotion.

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Translations for devotion

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  • إخلاصArabic
  • вярност, привързаност, преданост, молитви, набожностBulgarian
  • devoción, veneración, dedicación, fervorSpanish
  • omistautuneisuus, omistautuminen, hurskausFinnish
  • dévouementFrench
  • cráifeacht, crábhadhIrish
  • निष्ठा, भक्तिHindi
  • מְסִירוּתHebrew
  • ಮುಡಿಪುKannada
  • dēvōtiōLatin
  • ଭକ୍ତିOriya
  • pobożność, poświęcenie, modlitwa, oddanie, przywiązaniePolish
  • devoçãoPortuguese
  • devotament, devotare, dedicare, devoțiuneRomanian
  • благочестие, преданность, верность, молитва, посвящение, целеустремлённость, набожность, приверженностьRussian
  • निष्ठा, भक्तिSanskrit
  • predanost, posvećenostSerbo-Croatian
  • பக்திTamil
  • భక్తిTelugu
  • devotionTagalog
  • بھکتیUrdu
  • hiến dâng, sùng bái, mộ đạoVietnamese
  • 忠诚Chinese

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