Definition of self-righteous in English:

self-righteous

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adjective

Derivatives

self-righteously

adverb
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  • I found someone who didn't already know about the article and the tumult it had aroused and testified self-righteously for a quarter of an hour.
  • In fact, maybe if you've been self-righteously indignant on both sides of an issue, you should conclude that it's not an issue about which self-righteous indignation is called for.
  • This species can be identified on the first day of class as the person who, five minutes into the start of the class, self-righteously points out the flaws in the professor's marking scheme.

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