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pietistic

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adjective pi·e·tis·tic \ˌpī-ə-ˈtis-tik\

Definition of pietistic

  1. 1 :  of or relating to Pietism

  2. 2 a :  of or relating to religious devotion or devout persons b :  marked by overly sentimental or emotional devotion to religion :  religiose

pietistically

play \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb



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