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Definitions of piety:

part of speech: noun

The quality of being pious: reverence for the Deity, parents, friends, or country: sense of duty: dutiful conduct.

part of speech: noun

A constant sense of dependence on the Supreme Being, attended with love and reverence of Him, and a disposition to know and obey His will; reverence of parents and obedience to them, with a constant effort to preserve their honour and promote their happiness- called also filial piety.

part of speech: noun

The quality of being very religious; reverence for and duty towards God; goodness.

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