sanctimony

[sangk-tuh-moh-nee]
noun
1.
pretended, affected, or hypocritical religious devotion, righteousness, etc.
2.
Obsolete. sanctity; sacredness.

Origin:
1530–40; < Latin sānctimōnia holiness. See Sanctus, -mony

nonsanctimony, noun
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sanctimonious (ˌsæŋktɪˈməʊnɪəs)
 
adj
affecting piety or making a display of holiness
 
[C17: from Latin sanctimonia sanctity, from sanctus holy]
 
sancti'moniously
 
adv
 
sancti'moniousness
 
n
 
'sanctimony
 
n

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Example sentences
The greenies are derided for their shrill sanctimony.
Thanks for your concern and your sanctimony, but no thanks.
Steering clear of stuffiness and sanctimony, it offers something for all members of the family.
All counsels of moderation were ignored, as vengefulness, expediency and moral sanctimony combined to impose a vindictive peace.
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