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self-righteous
used in Wuthering Heights

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Definition
believing you are morally superior to those around you — especially in an annoying manner
  • He was, and is yet most likely, the wearisomest self-righteous Pharisee that ever ransacked a Bible to rake the promises to himself and fling the curses to his neighbours.
    Chapter 5 (24% in)

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