Example sentences for: devoutly

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

  • El Día de los Muertos, or All Souls’ Day, is a religious and folk holy day that is devoutly celebrated; it usually includes a visit to the cemetery.

  • 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.

  • 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.)

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

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

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