Beliefs and religious

pious
(adj)
PIE-ǝs
Meaning

devout; religious

1st Sample Sentence

Obviously, as a freethinking atheist you should not marry a pious woman.

Root

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

Antonyms

impious

Mnemonics

The pious never eat pie at church! pi (legs) + ous >>> we take blessing of GOD by bowing towards the legs of the idol. so we are RELIGIOUS. We give thanks to God for the PIe he has given US.

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