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insincereadjective

uk   /ˌɪn.sɪnˈsɪər/  us   /ˌɪn.sɪnˈsɪr/ disapproving
pretending to ​feel something that you do not really ​feel, or not ​meaning what you say: an insincere ​apology And all this ​praise just because the ​poor man has ​died - doesn't it ​strike you as a ​bit insincere?
insincerely
adverb uk   /ˌɪn.sɪnˈsɪə.li/  us   /ˌɪn.sɪnˈsɪr.li/
insincerity
noun [U] uk   /ˌɪn.sɪnˈser.ə.ti/  us   /ˌɪn.sɪnˈser.ə.t̬i/
There’s often a ​bit of insincerity in these ​speeches.
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insincereadjective

 us   /ˌɪn·sɪnˈsɪər/ disapproving
not ​feeling, ​believing, or ​meaning something ​although you ​pretend to; not ​sincere: an insincere ​promise/​offer
insincerity
noun [U]  us   /ˌɪn·sɪnˈser·ɪ·t̬i/
There’s often a ​bit of insincerity in these ​speeches.
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