What does the word sanctimonious mean?

    Part of speech: adverb

  • Sanctimoniously.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Sanctimoniousness.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Making a show of sanctimony.

Usage examples for sanctimonious

  1. You seem sincere without being sanctimonious. – The Blotting Book by E. F. Benson
  2. Instead, Yada assumed an almost sanctimonious air. – The Orange-Yellow Diamond by J. S. Fletcher