WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
im•pi•ous /ˈɪmpiəs, ɪmˈpaɪ-/USA pronunciation   adj. 
  1. not pious;
    lacking reverence or respect for God or religion;
    irreligious.
im•pi•ous•ly, adv. 

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
im•pi•ous  (impē əs, im pī-),USA pronunciation adj. 
  1. not pious or religious;
    lacking reverence for God, religious practices, etc.;
    irreligious;
    ungodly.
  2. disrespectful.
impi•ous•ly, adv. 
impi•ous•ness, n. 
  • Latin impius.  See  im-2, pious
  • 1565–75
    • 1.See corresponding entry in Unabridged sacrilegious, blasphemous, irreverent.

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