Part of speech:
Characterized by exaggerated stateliness; pretentious, as in speech or manner; self-important
Sanctimonious or self-righteous to an annoying degree; priggish
Being a hypocrite:
Characterized by sanctimony:
Of moralism or moralists
Emphasizing or observing the letter but not the spirit of religious law; self-righteous; sanctimonious
Earnestly compliant in the observance of religion; reverent or devout:
Engrossed in thought:
The definition of caring is someone or something that shows kindness and concern for others.
Find another word for self-righteous. In this page you can discover 31 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for self-righteous, like: pompous, egotistic, holier-than-thou, hypocritical, pietistic, smug, humble, sanctimonious, moralistic, pharisaic and preachy.