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devotion

de·vo·tion

devotion

 
 
pronunciation:
dih vo shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: great attachment; strong affection.
He felt great devotion towards his aunt, who had raised him as her own.
synonyms:
affection, ardor, attachment, attentiveness, fondness
antonyms:
antipathy, aversion, hostility, indifference, repugnance, unconcern
similar words:
adherence, allegiance, fervor, love
definition 2: ardent or zealous concern for.
Her devotion to the cause of civil rights was without parallel.
synonyms:
ardor, dedication, zeal
antonyms:
apathy, indifference, unconcern
similar words:
allegiance, commitment, fervor, love
definition 3: (often pl.) religious worship.
synonyms:
prayer, worship
similar words:
service
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