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Definition of pious:

  1. Of or pertaining to piety; exhibiting piety; reverential; dutiful; religious; devout; godly.
  2. Practiced under the pretext of religion; prompted by mistaken piety; as, pious errors; pious frauds.


pharisaic, ecclesiastical, devotional, pietistical, pietistic, divine, holier-than-thou, devout, divine, hallowed, self-righteous, prayerful, sanctimonious, sacred, saintly, priestly, worshipful, religion, reverent, godly, god-fearing, clerical, pharisaical.

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