Moralistic meaning

môrə-lĭstĭk, mŏr-
Characterized by or displaying a concern with morality.
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Given to making moral judgments, especially in a self-righteous or judgmental manner.
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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.

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Characteristic of or relating to a narrow-minded concern of the morals of others; self-righteous.

She was glad to escape her judgmental and moralistic parents.

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Moralizing.
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Of moralism or moralists.
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Origin of moralistic

  • moral +"Ž -istic

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