What does the word Pharisaism mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Phariseeism.

Usage examples for Pharisaism

  1. This is strong language, but not too strong considering the author's abhorrence of exclusiveness, separation, Pharisaism, and his identification of this with official religion. – Recollections and Impressions 1822-1890 by Octavius Brooks Frothingham
  2. If selfishness, pride, Pharisaism, were all its outcome? – Hypatia or, New Foes with an Old Face by Charles Kingsley
  3. In all the new- fangled comprehensive plans which I see, this is all left out: and the consequence is, that your great Mechanics' Institutes end in intellectual priggism, and your Christian Young Men's Societies in religious Pharisaism. – Tom Brown's School Days by Thomas Hughes