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Meaning of DEVOTEE

Pronunciation:  `devu'tee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  an ardent follower
 

DEVOTEE is a 7 letter word that starts with D.

 

 Synonyms: afficionado, buff, fan, lover
 
 See Also: aficionado, amorist, bacchanal, bacchant, follower, followers, following, groupie

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Dev`o*tee"\, n.
One who is wholly devoted; esp., one given wholly to
religion; one who is superstitiously given to religious
duties and ceremonies; a bigot.

      While Father Le Blanc was very devout he was not a
      devotee.                                 --A. S. Hardy.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: accepter, addict, adherent, admirer, aficionado, amateur, aspirant, aspirer, believer, booster, buff, bug, candidate, catechumen, Christian, churchgoer, churchite, churchman, collector, communicant, convert, coveter, crank, daily communicant, desirer, devotionalist, dilettante, disciple, energumen, enthusiast, fan, fanatic, fanatico, fancier, fiend, follower, freak, God-fearing man, good Christian, groupie, habitue, hankerer, head, hopeful, hound, idolater, idolizer, infatuate, junkie, lover, lunatic fringe, monomaniac, neophyte, nut, pietist, proselyte, receiver, religionist, rooter, saint, solicitant, suitor, theist, truster, votary, wanter, wisher, worshiper, yearner, zealot
 

 

 

 

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