a.1.Consecrated by a vow or promise; consequent on a vow; devoted; promised.
n.1.One devoted, consecrated, or engaged by a vow or promise; hence, especially, one devoted, given, or addicted, to some particular service, worship, study, or state of life.
'T was coldness of the votary, not the prayer, that was in fault.
- Bp. Fell.
But thou, my votary, weepest thou?
- Emerson.
Noun1.votary - one bound by vows to a religion or life of worship or service; "monasteries of votaries"
2.votary - a priest or priestess (or consecrated worshipper) in a non-Christian religion or cult; "a votary of Aphrodite"
3.votary - a devoted (almost religiously so) adherent of a cause or person or activity; "the cultured votary of science"
Christian, God-fearing man, Maecenas, abettor, accepter, addict, adherent, admirer, adorer, advocate, aficionado, amateur, angel, apologist, appendage, aspirant, aspirer, attendant, backer, beadsman, believer, booster, buff, candidate, catechumen, cavaliere servente, celebrant, champion, chapelgoer, churchgoer, churchite, churchman, collector, communicant, congregation, convert, courtier, coveter, creature, daily communicant, dangler, defender, dependence, dependent, desirer, devotee, devotionalist, dilettante, disciple, dummy, encourager, endorser, evangelist, exponent, fan, fanatic, fancier, favorer, figurehead, flunky, follower, following, freak, friend at court, gillie, good Christian, goon, groupie, habitue, hanger-on, hankerer, henchman, homme de cour, hopeful, hound, idolater, idolizer, jackal, lackey, lover, mainstay, maintainer, man, minion, myrmidon, neophyte, paranymph, parasite, partisan, patron, petitioner, pietist, prayer, promoter, proselyte, protagonist, public, puppet, pursuer, pursuivant, receiver, reliance, religionist, revivalist, rooter, saint, satellite, second, seconder, sectary, shadow, sider, solicitant, sponsor, stalwart, standby, stooge, successor, suitor, suppliant, supplicant, supplicator, support, supporter, sustainer, sycophant, sympathizer, tagtail, tail, theist, thug, trainbearer, truster, upholder, venerator, wanter, ward heeler, well-wisher, wisher, worshiper, yearner, zealot
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Vortex fringe
Vortex line
Vortex ring
Vortex theory
Vortex tube
vortex vein
Vortex wheel
vorticose vein
-- Votary --
vote counter
vote down
vote in
vote of confidence
vote out
voter turnout
Voters Telecommunications Watch
voting age
voting booth
voting machine
Voting paper
voting precinct
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