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sanctimonious in a sentence

Example sentences for sanctimonious

It's sanctimonious to highlight your own traditionalism in a speech lauding traditional approaches to information.
If he thinks he's in danger of sounding sanctimonious, he'll suddenly shut up in the middle of a conversation.

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