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Noun: devotion  di'vow-shun
  1. Feelings of ardent love
    "their devotion to each other was beautiful";
    - devotedness
     
  2. Commitment to some purpose
    "the devotion of his time and wealth to science"
     
  3. Religious zeal; the willingness to serve God
    - idolatry, veneration, cultism
     
  4. (usually plural) religious observance or prayers (usually spoken silently)
    "he returned to his devotions"

Derived forms: devotions

Type of: allegiance, aroha [NZ], commitment, dedication, love, loyalty, prayer, supplication, worship

Encyclopedia: Devotion, North Carolina