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holier-than-thou Saltos de línea: holier-than-thou
Pronunciación: /həʊliəðənˈðaʊ/

Definición de holier-than-thou en inglés:

adjetivo

Characterized by an attitude of moral superiority: they had quite a critical, holier-than-thou approach
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • This self-righteousness, this bilious holier-than-thou attitude not only amazes me, it saddens me quite a bit too.
  • This is about people and their holier-than-thou attitudes when it comes to picking and choosing their specific little tirades against humanity.
  • I don't understand the holier-than-thou attitude from someone who has always seemed very level-headed and calm.
Sinónimos
sanctimonious, self-righteous, complacent, smug, self-satisfied, priggish, pious, pietistic, Pharisaic;
Scottish unco guid
informal goody-goody, preachy
rare religiose

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Pronunciación: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
adverb
(especially as a direction) very loud or loudly