- The definition of moralistic is relating to right and wrong, or someone or something which believes in a narrow definition of morality.
An example of something moralistic is a guide about appropriate ways to treat a friend.
moralistic definition by Webster's New World
- of moralism or moralists
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- moralistically adverb
moralistic definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Characterized by or displaying a concern with morality.
- Marked by a narrow-minded morality.
- morˌal·isˈti·cal·ly adverb