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Hypocrite \Hyp"o*crite\, n. [F., fr. L. hypocrita, Gr. ? one who
plays a part on the stage, a dissembler, feigner. See
One who plays a part; especially, one who, for the purpose of
winning approbation of favor, puts on a fair outside seeming;
'''one who feigns to be other and better than he is; a false
pretender to virtue or piety; one who simulates virtue or
The hypocrite's hope shall perish. --Job viii. 13.
-->English explanatory dictionary (synonyms)
[ˈhɪpəkrɪt] n. deceiver, double-dealer, quack, charlatan, impostor or imposter, mountebank, confidence man or trickster, faker, pretender, liar, Pharisee, whited sepulchre, Tartuffe, flimflammer, Colloq phoney or US also phony, con man, flimflam man or artist, two-face:
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