filial piety


(in Confucianism) the important virtue and primary duty of respect, obedience, and care for one's parents and elderly family members.

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  2. filet lace,
  3. filet mignon,
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  5. filial generation,
  6. filially,
  7. filiate,
  8. filiation,
  9. filibeg,
  10. filibuster Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019