Definition of Sanctimoniousness

1. Noun. The quality of being hypocritically devout.

Exact synonyms: Sanctimony
Generic synonyms: Hypocrisy
Derivative terms: Sanctimonious, Sanctimonious



Definition of Sanctimoniousness

1. Noun. The property of being sanctimonious. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sanctimoniousness

sanctification
sanctifications
sanctified
sanctifier
sanctifiers
sanctifies
sanctifieth
sanctify
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sanctifyingly
sanctiloquent
sanctimonial
sanctimonies
sanctimonious
sanctimoniously
sanctimoniousness (current term)
sanctimony
sanction
sanctionable
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sanctuaries

Literary usage of Sanctimoniousness

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1. Hawthorne and His Circle by Julian Hawthorne (1903)
"... philosophical library in itself— Amusing appanage of his own book—Oily and voluble sanctimoniousness—Self - worship of the os - rotundus sort—Inflamed ..."

2. Hawthorne and His Circle by Julian Hawthorne (1903)
"... fun, and dramatic animation—A philosophical library in itself— Amusing appanage of his own book—Oily and voluble sanctimoniousness—Self - worship of the ..."

3. On the South African Frontier: The Adventures and Observations of an by William Harvey Brown (1899)
"... Sickness"—View from the Top of Sugar-Loaf Mountain—Fording the Lundi River—Skinning a Hippopotamus—Inconvenient sanctimoniousness of ..."

4. On the South African Frontier: The Adventures and Observations of an by William Harvey Brown (1899)
"... Sickness"—View from the Top of Sugar-Loaf Mountain—Fording the Lundi River—Skinning a Hippopotamus—Inconvenient sanctimoniousness of ..."

5. On the South African Frontier: The Adventures and Observations of an by William Harvey Brown (1899)
"... Sickness"—View from the Top of Sugar-Loaf Mountain—Fording the Lundi River—Skinning a Hippopotamus—Inconvenient sanctimoniousness of ..."

6. Hawthorne and His Circle by Julian Hawthorne (1903)
"... philosophical library in itself— Amusing appanage of his own book—Oily and voluble sanctimoniousness—Self - worship of the os - rotundus sort—Inflamed ..."

7. Hawthorne and His Circle by Julian Hawthorne (1903)
"... fun, and dramatic animation—A philosophical library in itself— Amusing appanage of his own book—Oily and voluble sanctimoniousness—Self - worship of the ..."

8. On the South African Frontier: The Adventures and Observations of an by William Harvey Brown (1899)
"... Sickness"—View from the Top of Sugar-Loaf Mountain—Fording the Lundi River—Skinning a Hippopotamus—Inconvenient sanctimoniousness of ..."

9. On the South African Frontier: The Adventures and Observations of an by William Harvey Brown (1899)
"... Sickness"—View from the Top of Sugar-Loaf Mountain—Fording the Lundi River—Skinning a Hippopotamus—Inconvenient sanctimoniousness of ..."

10. On the South African Frontier: The Adventures and Observations of an by William Harvey Brown (1899)
"... Sickness"—View from the Top of Sugar-Loaf Mountain—Fording the Lundi River—Skinning a Hippopotamus—Inconvenient sanctimoniousness of ..."

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