New English-Irish Dictionary
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pious

1 adjective REL devout, religiouscráifeach adj1  c m udiaganta adj3  c m unaofa adj3  c m uhe's a pious man fear cráifeach atá ann 2 adjective usually pejorative unrealistically well-intentioned bréag- prefbréige  c m uit's no more than pious sentiment on the part of the government níl ann ach bréagchráifeacht ón rialtas pious hope (also pious wish) dóchas bréige 3 adjective pejorative hypocritically moralisticbréagchráifeach adj  c m ushe's a pious hypocrite is fimíneach bréagchráifeach í