1. hypocritical

adjective. ['ˌhɪpəˈkrɪtɪkəl'] professing feelings or virtues one does not have.


  • insincerity

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Rhymes with Hypocritical

  • nonpolitical
  • hypercritical
  • geopolitical
  • uncritical
  • apolitical
  • analytical
  • political

Sentences with hypocritical

1. Adjective
Colleagues are smart enough to sense hypocritical behavior and don't take to it very kindly.

Quotes about hypocritical

1. Early in life I had to choose between honest arrogance and hypocritical humility. I chose the former and have seen no reason to change.
- Frank Lloyd Wright

2. I wore black because I liked it. I still do, and wearing it still means something to me. It's still my symbol of rebellion -- against a stagnant status quo, against our hypocritical houses of God, against people whose minds are closed to others' ideas.
- Johnny Cash

3. There is something deeply hypocritical in a society that holds an inner-city child only eight years old "accountable"for her performance on a high-stakes standardized exam but does not hold the high officials of our government accountable for robbing her of what they gave their own kids six or seven years before.
- Jonathan Kozol, The Shame of the Nation: The Restoration of Apartheid Schooling in America