What does insincere mean?

Definitions for insincereˌɪn sɪnˈsɪər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word insincere.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. insincere(adj)

    lacking sincerity

    "a charming but thoroughly insincere woman"; "their praise was extravagant and insincere"


  1. insincere(Adjective)

    not sincere

  2. insincere(Adjective)

    not serious

  3. Origin: From insincerus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Insincere(adj)

    not being in truth what one appears to be; not sincere; dissembling; hypocritical; disingenuous; deceitful; false; -- said of persons; also of speech, thought; etc.; as, insincere declarations

  2. Insincere(adj)

    disappointing; imperfect; unsound

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Insincere

    in-sin-sēr′, adj. deceitful: dissembling: not to be trusted: unsound.—adv. Insincere′ly.—n. Insincer′ity.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of insincere in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of insincere in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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