Sanctimonious in a Sentence  ðŸ”Š

Definition of Sanctimonious

pretending to be better than others on a moral level

Examples of Sanctimonious in a sentence

Even though the minister had been arrested for shoplifting, he still had the nerve to act sanctimonious in front of the congregation.  ðŸ”Š

My sanctimonious aunt tends to look down upon people who do not go to church every Sunday.  ðŸ”Š

Because my father constantly points out my faults while ignoring his own, I consider him to be rather sanctimonious.  ðŸ”Š

Katie is a sanctimonious woman who tries to belittle those who do not volunteer as much as she does.  ðŸ”Š

When talking with the media, the president had a sanctimonious attitude and seemed to dare the reporters to question his conduct.  ðŸ”Š

Everyone was shocked when the minister told Abigail she was a sanctimonious hypocrite who judged people without acknowledging her own sins.  ðŸ”Š

While Jordan does not think he sounds sanctimonious when he talks about his moral beliefs, he has managed to offend everyone in our study group.  ðŸ”Š

Maggie is a sanctimonious fraud who pretends to be a do-gooder when she actually only thinks about herself.  ðŸ”Š

When Jake complained about the number of people needing government assistance, he came across as sanctimonious.  ðŸ”Š

In a sanctimonious tone, William accused the janitor of stealing his wallet.  ðŸ”Š

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