filiopietistic

adjective
fil·​io·​pi·​etis·​tic | \ ˈfi-lē-ō-ˌpī-ə-ˈti-stik How to pronounce filiopietistic (audio) \

Definition of filiopietistic

: of or relating to an often excessive veneration of ancestors or tradition

Other Words from filiopietistic

filiopietism \ ˌfi-​lē-​ō-​ˈpī-​ə-​ˌti-​zəm How to pronounce filiopietism (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of filiopietistic

1893, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for filiopietistic

filial + -o- + pietistic

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The first known use of filiopietistic was in 1893

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“Filiopietistic.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/filiopietistic. Accessed 11 December 2019.

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