German translation of 'pious'
Example Sentences Including 'pious'
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So I have been gazing at a landscape filled with ancient birds and all kind of pious hopes for the future.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
They should respect that as long as you don't sound pious about it.The Sun (2010)
It is a pious hope.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
I discovered that these folk needed far more than the pious religious platitudes I had to give them.Christianity Today (2000)
If this is to be more than a pious hope, they must learn a respect for justice while they are in prison.The Prisons We Deserve (1994)
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In Common Usage. pious is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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British English: pious ADJECTIVE
Someone who is pious is very religious and moral.
He was brought up by pious female relatives.
Translation of pious from the Collins English to German Dictionary