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cynical

adjective   /ˈsɪn.ɪ.kəl/ disapproving
A believing that people are only interested in themselves and are not sincere cínico She has a pretty cynical view of men. I’ve always been deeply cynical about politicians.1165
used to say that someone’s feelings or emotions are used to your own advantage cínico She works in that most cynical of industriesadvertising. He praises my cooking but it’s just a cynical ploy to get me to make him dinner.1874
cynically adverb   /-kəl.i/ cynicism noun [no plural]   /-sɪ.zəm/
cinismo He’s often been accused of cynicism in his attitude towards politics.1165
(Definition of cynical from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

cynical

adjective /ˈsinikəl/
inclined to believe the worst, especially about people cínico a cynical attitude.
cynically adverb
cínicamente He tends to regard the motivations of politicians rather cynically.
cynic noun
a person who believes the worst about everyone cínico He is a cynic – he thinks no-one is really unselfish.
cynicism /-sizəm/ noun
cinismo her cynicism towards politics.
(Definition of cynical from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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