What does hypocritical mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hypocritical(adj)

    professing feelings or virtues one does not have

    "hypocritical praise"

Wiktionary

  1. hypocritical(Adjective)

    Characterized by hypocrisy or being a hypocrite.

  2. Origin: From hypocritic + -al, from ὑποκριτικός, from ὑποκριτής, from ὑποκρίνομαι, from ὑπό + κρίνω.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hypocritical(adj)

    of or pertaining to a hypocrite, or to hypocrisy; as, a hypocriticalperson; a hypocritical look; a hypocritical action

  2. Origin: [Gr. : cf. F. hypocritique.]

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How to say hypocritical in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of hypocritical in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of hypocritical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of hypocritical in a Sentence

  1. David Hayes:

    It's a hypocritical double standard.

  2. Robert Speel:

    It’ll be interesting to see if voters turn against the Republican Party, seeing them as hypocritical.

  3. Jean Kerr:

    Man is the only animal that learns by being hypocritical. He pretends to be polite and then, eventually, he becomes polite.

  4. Jean Kerr:

    Man is the only animal that learns by being hypocritical. He pretends to be polite and then, eventually, he _becomes_ polite.

  5. Shayne Elliott:

    It would be pretty hypocritical of me to ... do all this hoo-ha about digital banking and then not be at the forefront of change.

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