Beliefs and religious

impious
(adj)
IM-pee-ǝs
Meaning

religiously irreverent, disrespectful or insulting towards religion

1st Sample Sentence

The government blocks certain websites that seek to stir up communal violence by displaying impious images.

Root

in (not)#pius (dutiful, devout, conscientious, religious, kind) (Latin)

Antonyms

pious

Mnemonics

pious means religious. so with a -ve prefix, impious means not religious. so a person who is not religious lacks respect for god. synonym:IMPIETY

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