piety: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (pī'i-tē), [key]
— pl. -ties.
- reverence for God or devout fulfillment of religious obligations: a prayer full of piety.
- the quality or state of being pious: saintly piety.
- dutiful respect or regard for parents, homeland, etc.: filial piety.
- a pious act, remark, belief, or the like: the pieties and sacrifices of an austere life.
- piety (Thesaurus)