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pious

adjective (PRETENDING)
假裝的
 
 
/ˈpaɪ.əs/
disapproving pretending to have sincere feelings
假虔誠的;偽善的;虛偽的
Quit the pious apologies - I know you don't really care.
別假惺惺地道歉了——我知道你並非真的在乎。
Affected and insincere
pious hope UK something which is unlikely to happen
不可能實現的希望,不切實際的希望
Unreal things and unrealityHoping and hopefulnessPotential
piously
 
 
/ˈpaɪ.ə.sli/ adverb
Worshipping a godAffected and insincere
Translations of “pious”
in Korean 경건한, 독실한…
in Arabic تَقي…
in French pieux…
in Italian pio…
in Russian набожный…
in Turkish dindar, sofu…
in Polish pobożny…
in Spanish pío, piadoso, devoto…
in Portuguese piedoso…
in German fromm…
in Catalan devot, pietós…
in Japanese 信心深い, 敬虔な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 假装的, 假虔诚的, 伪善的…
(Definition of pious adjective (PRETENDING) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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