Example sentences for: devoutly

How can you use “devoutly” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • A writer joins American women trekking through Bhutan--a remote, devoutly Buddhist, and unusually fecund country--in search of fertility blessings.

  • The Baldwins say they inherited both from their handsome, demanding father, Alexander, a devoutly Catholic social studies teacher from Massapequa, N.Y. (Alexander died in 1983, and the brothers claim still to be driven by their devotion to him.)

  • The fiercely family-oriented, usually devoutly Christian parents who increasingly pull their children out of the system in favor of home or religious schooling are correct to fear the corrupting influence of the Columbine Highs.

  • It will strike many as a demotion devoutly to be wished.

  • The only way students can be taught to improve their use of any language is by compelling them to use it, chiefly by requiring of them on a regular basis, preferably not less often than once a week, a piece of writing which is gone over carefully for usage and grammar to ensure a compatibility with a standard to be devoutly wished for if not achieved.


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