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holy

1. of, relating to, or associated with God or a deity; sacred
2. endowed or invested with extreme purity or sublimity
3. devout, godly, or virtuous
4. 
a. a sacred place
b. the holy persons or things invested with holiness
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For neither will you nor any that belong to you be happier or holier or juster in this life, or happier in another, if you do as Crito bids.
The Holier Than Thou studio in the city centre took minimum donations of PS40 ([euro]45) to the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund, but many paid up to PS100 ([euro]115).
Eid al-Adha, also called the sacrifice feast or Bakr-Eid, is the second of two Muslim holidays celebrated worldwide each year, and considered the holier of the two, Kamal Hayder, Research Analyst-PAGE said.
In a statement to Holier daily, he added that "Arbil has become, again, the focus of political solutions".
But when a poll comes around about ethics, we are all of a sudden holier than thou.
So I cannot see why they have to pretend to be holier than thou.
Perhaps retirement would be ideal for a supercilious and overbearing, arrogant, puffed up, swell-headed, inflated, high and mighty, stuck up, toffee-nosed, nose in the air snob, haughty, disdainful, holier than thou, ungracious, strutting, swaggering, pleased as punch, bumptious, conceited, pompous dolt on a bike.
But listen, You're not that much holier than me And here I am after all these years Still clinging to the bottom of society.
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I LOVE it when the footballing world gets all pompous and holier than thou over race relations and compulsory bonhomie to one's fellow man.
It's all very well for Benn to get all Holier Than Thou about our landfills but why does the onus always fall on cash-strapped householders?
What is holier than a way to feel again, even if by money we mean a