Definitions for Hypocriteˈhɪp ə krɪt

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. hypocrite, dissembler, dissimulator, phony, phoney, pretender(noun)

    a person who professes beliefs and opinions that he or she does not hold in order to conceal his or her real feelings or motives

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. hypocrite(Noun)

    Someone who practices hypocrisy, who pretends to hold beliefs, or whose actions are not consistent with their claimed beliefs.

  2. Origin: ypocrite, from hypocrita, from ὑποκριτής, from ὑποκρίνομαι

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Hypocrite(noun)

    one who plays a part; especially, one who, for the purpose of winning approbation of favor, puts on a fair outside seeming; one who feigns to be other and better than he is; a false pretender to virtue or piety; one who simulates virtue or piety

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon WurdzRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. HYPOCRITE

    A horse dealer. From Grk. _hippos_, horse, and _kroteo_, to beat. One who beats you on a horse trade. Home is where the mortgage is. I Aim at a chorus-girl and you may hit a star.--_Stage-Door Secrets_. ICE A substance frequently associated with a tumble in winter, a tumbler in summer, and a skate the year around.


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