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sanctimonious
American English: /ˌsæŋ(k)təˈmoʊniəs/
British English: /ˌsaŋ(k)tɪˈməʊnɪəs/

Translation of sanctimonious in Spanish:

adjective

  • [formal]
    (attitude/comment)
    moralista
    gazmoño
    mojigato
    Example sentences
    • But with this aid went a lot of sanctimonious preaching about the superiority of the American way of life.
    • If it is, then his comeback should be welcomed, because he does have an opportunity to do something positive, even against the inevitable background of sanctimonious and hypocritical noise.
    • There has been a massive growth in recent years of a new type of Irish person - the smug, sanctimonious person who has just moved from a city to what he or she considers the countryside.

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