GRE Word List

PIOUS

marked by or showing reverence for deity and devotion to divine worship

The meaning of the word pious is marked by or showing reverence for deity and devotion to divine worship.

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WordMeaning
monumentalserving as or resembling a monument : massive
jollitythe quality or state of being jolly : merriment
infantileof or relating to infants or infancy
scrimmagea minor battle : skirmish
efficacythe power to produce an effect
jeopardizeto expose to danger or risk : imperil
carnalrelating to or given to crude bodily pleasures and appetites
tumultdisorderly agitation or milling about of a crowd usually with uproar and confusion of voices : commotion
retardto delay or impede the development or progress of : to slow up especially by preventing or hindering advance or accomplishment
imperviousnot allowing entrance or passage : impenetrable