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Word: sanctimonious

Definition: displaying ostentatious or hypocritical devoutness; N. sanctimony: hypocritical piety


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::: sacrosanct - invioably sacred; most sacred; inviolable
::: azure - sky blue
::: chafe - warm by rubbing; make sore by rubbing; N.
::: nutritious - providing nourishment
::: gravity - seriousness; ADJ. grave
::: terminology - terms used in a science or art; study of nomenclature
::: degradation - humiliation; debasement; degeneration; V. degrade: debase; disgrace; degenerate; reduce (something) in worth; demote (someone); reduce in rank
::: devolve - deputize; pass or be passed to others (power, work, or property); Ex. devolve on/upon/to