Beliefs and religious

piety
(n)
PIE-ǝ-tee
Meaning

devoutness; religiosity; commitment to religion

1st Sample Sentence

His piety did not prevent him from being a cruel and selfish person in his daily life.

Root

pius (dutiful, devout, conscientious, religious, kind) (Latin)

Antonyms

impiety

Mnemonics

paita (piety)means saree in telugu. when u go 2 temple so ladies cover with paita (piety);) piety for the deity (god) Piety sounds like mighty, the mighty lord or god. Pie+tea if we get a pie and a tea when we are hungry we thank god and devout to him. Or else when we need them we devout to god.