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Meaning of DEVOTEE

Pronunciation:  `devu'tee

WordNet Dictionary
[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
\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