Synonyms for religion

Synonyms for (noun) religion

Synonyms: religion, religious belief, faith

Definition: a strong belief in a supernatural power or powers that control human destiny

Usage: he lost his faith but not his morality

Similar words: theological virtue, supernatural virtue

Definition: according to Christian ethics: one of the three virtues (faith, hope, and charity) created by God to round out the natural virtues


Similar words: belief

Definition: any cognitive content held as true


Synonyms: organized religion, faith, religion

Definition: an institution to express belief in a divine power

Usage: he was raised in the Baptist religion; a member of his own faith contradicted him

Similar words: institution, establishment

Definition: an organization founded and united for a specific purpose