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holier-than-thou

adjective uk   /ˌhəʊ.li.ə.ðənˈðaʊ/ us    /ˌhoʊ.li.ɚ-/ disapproving
People who are holier-than-thou think that they are morally better than anyone else.
Translations of “holier-than-thou”
in Chinese (Traditional) 自以為道德上高人一等的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 自以为道德上高人一等的…
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