One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘one tries to set a bit of an example, if that's not too sanctimonious’
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
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