hypocritical Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “hypocritical” in the English Dictionary

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uk   /ˌhɪp.əˈkrɪt.ɪ.kəl/  us   /-əˈkrɪt̬-/ disapproving
C2 saying that you have ​particularmoralbeliefs 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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adverb uk   us   /-kəl.i/
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