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impious
used in The Hunchback of Notre Dame

4 uses
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Definition
not pious; i.e., lacking reverence for a god
  • Every attempt at perfecting is an impiety to them.
    1.5.2 — Vol 1 Bk 5 Chpt 2 — This Will Kill That (48% in)
  • Those among them who were a little inclined to impiety, had hoped that the matter might be accomplished in Paradise more easily than at Rome, and had frankly besought God, instead of the pope, in behalf of the deceased.
    1.6.2 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 2 — The Rat-Hole (40% in)
  • Her white goat knows tricks that are too malicious for there not to be some impiety underneath it all.
    1.6.3 — Vol 1 Bk 6 Chpt 3 — History of a Leavened Cake of Maize (61% in)
  • "Impious wretch!" muttered the spectre.
    2.7.7 — Vol 2 Bk 7 Chpt 7 — The Mysterious Monk (60% in)

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