Shane's self-righteous judgement of Hilary infuriated her because it made her feel disrespected.
An example of self-righteous is someone who talks about their religion as if it is the only possible religion.
- Smugly or unduly sure of one's own righteousness.
- Exhibiting smug or unwarranted confidence in one's own righteousness: self-righteous remarks.
(comparative more self-righteous, superlative most self-righteous)
self- +"Ž righteous