Definition of 'self-righteous'
Example sentences containing 'self-righteous'
We were feeling really self-righteous for ages.The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2010) THE GUARDSMEN (2004) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Your letters are filled with such painful need and chilly, self-righteous anger that most people would have run a mile.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
It's not about feeling self-righteous.Christianity Today (2000)
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