Thesaurus / devoutness
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
Experience shows us a vast difference between devoutness and goodness.
THE THOUGHTS OF BLAISE PASCALBLAISE PASCAL
Bach was essentially a Christian, and this element of devoutness, of worship, shines out in everything he wrote.
PIANO MASTERYHARRIETTE BROWER
What she achieved through saintliness and devoutness, they make her out to have accomplished by intelligent enthusiasm.
THE LIFE OF JOAN OF ARC, VOL. 1 AND 2 (OF 2)ANATOLE FRANCE
Class differences as regards devoutness are but a special expression of a generic fact.
THE THEORY OF THE LEISURE CLASSTHORSTEIN VEBLEN
The pastor read a blessing, which was not listened to with any further devoutness.
Lucy's serene grace of devoutness was beautiful, if not edifying to behold.
"I thought her the loveliest child I had ever seen in all my life," said Sir Philip, with curious devoutness of manner.
A TRUE FRIENDADELINE SERGEANT
Sometimes, it is true, his tenderness verges on weakness, his devoutness on pietism.
TUSCAN SCULPTURE OF THE FIFTEENTH CENTURYESTELLE M. HURLL
He swallowed the potato soup with tremulous devoutness, leaving the slices of sausage for the last.
THE SONG OF SONGSHERMANN SUDERMANN
Thou art seeking thy wife; I saw her at Bruges, living in all piety and devoutness.
THE LEGEND OF ULENSPIEGEL, VOL. II (OF 2)CHARLES DE COSTER
WORDS RELATED TO DEVOUTNESS
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