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piousness

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1 the pretending of having virtues, principles, or beliefs that one in fact does not have
  • an outward piousness that was just a ploy to get him the support of religious-minded voters

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2 the quality or state of being spiritually pure or virtuous
  • the piousness with which he lived every aspect of his life was an inspiration to the other monks at the abbey

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“Piousness.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/piousness. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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