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self-righteousness

Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Confidence in one's own righteousness, self-assurance, smug.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The quality or state of being self-righteous; pharisaism.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Reliance on one's own supposed righteousness; righteousness the merits of which a person attributes to himself; false or pharisaical righteousness.

Etymologies

self- + righteous + -ness (Wiktionary)

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