Part of speech:
A title of the pope (with His or Your)
Moral excellence and righteousness; goodness.
Sanctimonious or self-righteous to an annoying degree; priggish
Filled with or showing a conviction of being morally superior, or more righteous than others; smugly virtuous
Freedom from adulterating matter
Religious devotion and reverence.
Of the Pharisees
The definition of sanctimonious involves making a big show about how you are better or morally superior to others.
(R.C.Ch.) Investigation, now formal, of whether a deceased person should be publicly declared to be in heaven and so entitled to some public veneration: an affirmative decision may lead to canonization
An exaggerated display of piety.
Excessive or affected piety.
(Countable) A righteous act, or righteous quality.
Righteousness accompanied by an unwarranted attitude of moral or social superiority; smug or hypocritical righteousness.
Solemn feeling, character, or appearance; serious or awesome quality; gravity
The life or condition of a person in a religious order:
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