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impious
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition not pious; i.e., lacking reverence for a god
  • And, even with this terror in his heart, he could hardly avoid laughing, to imagine how the sanctified old patriarchal deacon would have been petrified by his minister's impiety.
    Chapter 20 -- The Minister in a Maze (38% in)

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