GRE Word List


hypocritically pious or devout

The meaning of the word sanctimonious is hypocritically pious or devout.

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bemoanto express deep grief or distress over
germanebeing at once relevant and appropriate : fitting
formalitycompliance with formal or conventional rules : ceremony
severto put or keep apart : divide
odoroushaving an odor: such as
obloquya strongly condemnatory utterance : abusive language
elucidateto make lucid especially by explanation or analysis
cantataa composition for one or more voices usually comprising solos, duets, recitatives, and choruses and sung to an instrumental accompaniment
disproportionlack of proportion, symmetry, or proper relation : disparity
defectan imperfection or abnormality that impairs quality, function, or utility : shortcoming