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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a hypocritically devout manner.

Usage examples (38)
  • She was sanctimoniously criticizing everybody
  • Adjective : They resented his sanctimonious comments on immorality in America
  • "Papa is a good man," she announced sanctimoniously.
  • "Well, I certainly don't," said Percy sanctimoniously. for more
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