Definition of 'devotee'
Example sentences containing 'devotee'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
Resistance is futile: you are about to become a devotee of track cycling. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Unless you were a devotee of the sport, you hadn't heard of him. Times, Sunday Times (2008)His many devotees born well after the Stonewall riots form proof that he is no less a source of instruction and entertainment now than a generation ago. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)He was an enthusiastic devotee of jazz, literature and of many sports, with a particular emphasis on golf and horse racing. Times, Sunday Times (2008)He's always been a pretty conservative bloke so I was surprised to see him become a devotee of piercings. The Sun (2007)
Trends of 'devotee'
Used Occasionally. devotee is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Translations for 'devotee'
British English: devotee NOUN
Someone who is a devotee of a subject or activity is very enthusiastic about it.
He is a devotee of classical music.
Definition of devotee from the Collins English Dictionary
5 unusual words & phrases to upgrade your World Cup 2018 banter
Impress your friends, family and colleagues with this unusual collection of football lingo.
VAR, planebae & a peng sort: July’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this July with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.