Sentence Examples


  • He was revered by many as a saint because he was so pious.
  • I was interested in learning more about the pious founders' past.
  • They were not pious sentiments, but the very promises of God on which we all depend.
  • It sounds so pious to say, "I'll just rely on the Lord," but it isn't scriptural.
  • The man most suspected of pious platitudes was Tony Blair.