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impious

adjective

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not showing proper reverence for the holy or sacred
  • an impious act that horrified their pious mother

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The first known use of impious was in 1542

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“Impious.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/impious. Accessed 16 December 2019.

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