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pious
used in The Killer Angels

3 uses
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Definition
religious or highly moral
  • Mrs. Pender is, ah, a pious woman, and she believes that now that we have invaded Pennsylvania we are in the wrong, and God has forsaken us
    1.4 — Day 1 Chapter 4 (36% in)
pious = religious
  • A strange friendship; grim and gambling Longstreet, formal and pious old Bobby Lee.
    1.1 — Day 1 Chapter 1 (19% in)
  • pious = highly religious and moral
  • Letter from a pious wife.
    1.4 — Day 1 Chapter 4 (69% in)
pious = highly religious and moral
There are no more uses of "pious" in The Killer Angels.

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