Definition of 'self-righteous'
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We were feeling really self-righteous for ages. The Sun (2015)They feel self-righteous and some of them see themselves as the victims of a hostile establishment. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Now they could wallow in self-righteous indignation. THE GUARDSMEN (2004)It's easy to see this self-righteous attitude too often adopted by anyone in a uniform. 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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