devoutly devoutly  /dɪ ˈvaʊt li/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in a devout and pious manner

Usage(s):

  1. I'm trying out an electronic device that the Nintendo brass devoutly believes, or at least fervently hopes, is the future of entertainment.
  2. Three years ago, the architect of modern Malaysia ended his 22-year rule by handing over power to Abdullah Ahmad Badawi, a devoutly Muslim scion of the political lite.
  3. Ned Flanders is left-handed, devoutly religious, and has a surprisingly chiseled physique.

News

  1. Irish politicians debate abortion bill

    After hours of debate, parliamentarians in the devoutly Catholic Ireland got closer Thursday to passing a bill that would allow abortion when the mother's life is in danger.
    on July 11, 2013     Source: CNN

  2. Irish politicians deadlocked over divisive abortion bill

    After hours of debate, parliamentarians in the devoutly Catholic Ireland got closer Thursday to passing a bill that would allow abortion when the mother's life is in danger.
    on July 11, 2013     Source: CNN

Quotes

  1. "I would devoutly hope we ...... see a reduction of the use of oil in the world on the one hand, and an increase in the supply so we can see some mitigation in the pressure on price," Bodman said.
    on Jun 6, 2008 By: Samuel Bodman Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "I was raised in a large family that was devoutly Catholic, deeply patriotic, proud of our Italian-American heritage, and staunchly Democratic," Pelosi said. "My parents taught us that public service was a noble calling."
    on Jan 4, 2007 By: Nancy Pelosi Source: Forbes

  3. "They say that he's arrogant. That he's unpatriotic. Blah blah blah," McCaskill said, "I know this man. He is humble. He is devoutly Christian. He loves his family more than anything else in the world. He cares about families. He reveres our...
    on Jul 30, 2008 By: Claire McCaskill Source: ABC News

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