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My son's father-in-law told me, in a text message to a family group, to “not be so sanctimonious.”
I suspect other people in the group may see him as sanctimonious, too.
The sanctimonious, the puritans of all stripes, and the killjoys in general raise the issue annually.
It is a sanctimonious doctor show combined with a sanctimonious mob drama—and misses the core of the profession.‘Mob Doctor’: Boring TV Show Misses the Mark on What Physicians Do|Kent Sepkowitz|September 18, 2012|DAILY BEAST
One purported fan blogged a review calling the interlude “an interminable and sanctimonious speech.”Intimate Madonna Show at Paris’s Olympia Hall Turns Ugly|Tracy McNicoll|July 27, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Other terms for Santorum: “religious,” “sanctimonious,” and “God-talker.”The GOP Candidates Defined? A Word Cloud From Daily Beast Readers|Sam Schlinkert|February 25, 2012|DAILY BEAST
The pious, sanctimonious Oscar ceremony is how Hollywood wants to see itself.The Gaudy, Gauche and Sometimes Corrupt Greatness of the Golden Globes|Richard Rushfield|January 16, 2012|DAILY BEAST
This contriver of miracles, of a countenance at once sanctimonious, artful and sly, preceded other prelates carrying banners.
Just keep up your sanctimonious appearance and stick to your Deacon story, and you'll git off.Si Klegg, Book 2 (of 6)|John McElroy
If he was remorseful, so was she; she never wanted to see his sanctimonious face again.Robert Annys: Poor Priest|Annie Nathan Meyer
Most learned, fair, and sanctimonious Princess—Plague, what comes next?The Saint's Tragedy|Charles Kingsley
Of the sanctimonious tone we may say that it has its reward in the almost universal contempt it provokes.Expositor's Bible: The Gospel of Matthew|John Monro Gibson