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Definition of disingenuously adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

disingenuously

 adverb
adverb
BrE BrE//ˌdɪsɪnˈdʒenjuəsli//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌdɪsɪnˈdʒenjuəsli//
 
(formal)
 
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in a way that is not sincere, especially when you pretend to know less about something than you really do The writer disingenuously claims to be uninterested in politics.