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Example sentences for sanctimony

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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