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filial piety

fil·i·al pi·e·ty
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fil-ee-uh l pahy-i-tee]
    • /ˈfɪl i əl ˈpaɪ ɪ ti/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fil-ee-uh l pahy-i-tee]
    • /ˈfɪl i əl ˈpaɪ ɪ ti/

Definitions of filial piety words

  • noun filial piety (in Confucianism) the important virtue and primary duty of respect, obedience, and care for one's parents and elderly family members. 1
  • noun filial piety Respect owed to one's parents and ancestors. 0

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Parts of speech for Filial piety

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation

filial piety popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 86% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

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