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pietism

pi·e·tism

pietism

 
pronunciation:
paI tih zm
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: (sometimes cap.) the devotional beliefs and practices of the Pietists.
definition 2: exaggerated or affected piety.
similar words:
sanctimony
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derivations: pietistic (adj.), pietistically (adv.)