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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 sanc·ti·mo·nious /ˌsæŋ(k)təˈmoniəs, njəs/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sanc·ti·mo·ni·ous a.
 1. Possessing sanctimony; holy; sacred; saintly.
 2. Making a show of sanctity; affecting saintliness; hypocritically devout or pious. “Like the sanctimonious pirate.”
 -- Sanc*ti*mo*ni*ous*ly, adv. -- Sanc*ti*mo*ni*ous*ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : excessively or hypocritically pious; "a sickening
            sanctimonious smile" [syn: holier-than-thou, pietistic,
             pietistical, pharisaic, pharisaical, self-righteous]