Usage examples for piety

  1. But his chief characteristic was his deep- seated and thoughtful piety – Robert Burns by Principal Shairp
  2. This is called Le Calvaire: it requires more than a feeble piety to perform the religious exercise of climbing the height, and saying a prayer before each little shrine on the way. – Two Years in the French West Indies by Lafcadio Hearn
  3. Just so those who lack piety – The Ego and His Own by Max Stirner