SAT Word of the Day PowerScore Test Preparation on May 10, 2012 at 5:46 PM Find me on: Facebook Google+ Tweet Sanctimonious (adj.) being hypocritically religious or righteous (pronounced “sangk-tuh-MOH-nee-uhs”) Example Sentence: The principal gave me a sanctimonious lecture about my tardiness, even though he was late to our last two student senate meetings. Click the "Read More" or "Leave A Comment" link to leave a sentence of your own! The best sentence will be entered to win* a FREE SAT course! * We will choose a new winner each month. Good luck!