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One entry found for hypocrisy.
Entry Word: hypocrisy
Function: noun
Text: the pretending of having virtues, principles, or beliefs that one in fact does not have <the hypocrisy of people who claim to care about the environment but ride around in gas-guzzlers>
Synonyms cant, dissembling, dissimulation, insincerity, piousness, sanctimoniousness
Related Words deception, deceptiveness, dishonesty, falsity, pretense, pretension, pretentiousness, self-righteousness, self-satisfaction; duplicity, fakery, falseness, fraudulentness, shamming; artificiality, glibness, oiliness, smoothness, unctuousness
Near Antonyms candor, honesty, openness, probity, straightforwardness, truthfulness; artlessness, guilelessness, naturalness, unaffectedness
Antonyms genuineness, sincerity