Synonyms of sententious in English:



  • his sententious remarks were unbearable
    moralistic, moralizing, sanctimonious, self-righteous, pietistic, pious, priggish, Pecksniffian, judgemental, canting; pompous, pontifical, self-important; Scottishunco guid
    British informal pi
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    Word of the day neoteny
    Pronunciation: niːˈɒt(ə)ni
    retention of juvenile features in the adult animal