Synonyms of holier-than-thou in English:



  • they had quite a critical, holier-than-thou approach
    sanctimonious, self-righteous, complacent, smug, self-satisfied, priggish, pious, pietistic, Pharisaic;
    Scottish unco guid
    informal goody-goody, preachy
    rare religiose
    [Antonyms] humble, meek
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    Word of the day demoralize
    Pronunciation: dəˈmôrəˌlīz
    cause (someone) to lose confidence or hope; dispirit