Synonyms of sanctimonious in English:

sanctimonious


See definition of sanctimonious

adjective

1‘one tries to set a bit of an example, if that's not too sanctimonious’

SYNONYMS

self-righteous, holier-than-thou, churchy, pious, pietistic, moralizing, unctuous, smug, superior, priggish, mealy-mouthed, hypocritical, insincere, for form's sake, to keep up appearances

informal goody-goody, pi

rare religiose, Pharisaic, Pharisaical, Tartuffian