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devout
used in The Poisonwood Bible

3 uses
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Definition
very religious; or having enthusiastic support (for something)
  • Nathan was changed, I could see, but he only seemed more devout, and it was hard to name the ruin in that.
    Book 3 — Judges (7% in)
  • Leah has come down with a devout interest in the French and Kikongo languages—specifically, in learning them from Anatole.
    Book 3 — Judges (71% in)
  • With no more to say between a devout farm girl and a mine sweeper, we folded our sheets and our different-colored habits.
    Book 5 — Exodus (31% in)

There are no more uses of "devout" in The Poisonwood Bible.

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