Part of speech:
Behaving with sanctimony:
Sanctimonious or self-righteous to an annoying degree; priggish
Giving or containing monition; admonishing
Of or concerned with the judgment of right or wrong of human action and character:
The definition of sententious is language that is short on words, and contains a lot of moralizing.
Used or intended for teaching or instruction
Inclined to teach or moralize excessively
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