pietistic, pharisaic, goody-goody, pious, study at religious, hypocritical, phony, honest, pharisaical, pietistical, hypocritical, two-faced, holier-than-thou, self-righteous, Pecksniffian.
pious (part of speech: adjective)
Tigg and Mark Tapley, the youthful Bailey, Charity with upturned nose, the sanctimonious
Mercy and her Pecksniffian airs were all made up to perfection.
- "Sixty Years of California Song", Margaret Blake-Alverson.
It is to be hoped that if sanctimonious
John wrote any love- letters to Amonata they had less cant in them than this.
- "The Story of Pocahantas", Charles Dudley Warner Last Updated: February 22, 2009.
After he had accomplished the ruin of his victim, and most cruelly and sacrilegiously abused the confidence of his friend, the young priest opened the door of the room and said, with a sanctimonious
air, " You may enter to pray with me, while I give the last sacrament to our dear sick sister."
- "The Priest, The Woman And The Confessional", Father Chiniquy.