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moralism

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a tendency to care a great deal about seemly behavior and morals especially in sexual matters
  • the moralism that the candidate displays on the campaign trail is in stark contrast to his rumored sexual indiscretions off the stump

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The first known use of moralism was in 1674

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“Moralism.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/moralism. Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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