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hypocriticaladjective

uk   /ˌhɪp.əˈkrɪt.ɪ.kəl/ us   /ˌhɪp.əˈkrɪt̬.ɪ.kəl/ disapproving
C2 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.

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hypocritically
adverb uk   /ˌhɪp.əˈkrɪt.ɪ.kəl.i/ us   /ˌhɪp.əˈkrɪt̬.ɪ.kəl.i/
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