Translation of "self-righteous" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˌselfˈraɪ.tʃəs/ us disapproving

believing that your ideas and behaviour are morally better than those of other people

con pretensiones de superioridad moral
He’s so self-righteous – like he’s never done anything wrong in his life.
self-righteously adverb uk /ˌselfˈraɪ.tʃə us

en tono de superioridad moral
self-righteousness noun [ no plural ] uk /ˌselfˈraɪ.tʃəs.nəs/ us

pretensiones de superioridad moral

(Translation of “self-righteous” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)