Translation of "hypocritical" - English-Spanish dictionary


adjective uk /ˌhɪp.əˈkrɪt.ɪ.kəl/ us /ˌhɪp.əˈkrɪt̬.ɪ.kəl/ disapproving

A saying that you have particular moral beliefs but behaving in a way that shows these are not sincere

Their accusations of corruption are hypocritical – they have been just as corrupt themselves.
hypocritically adverb uk /ˌhɪp.əˈkrɪt.ɪ.kəl.i/ us /ˌhɪp.əˈkrɪt̬.ɪ.kəl.i/

(Translation of “hypocritical” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)