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Definition of hypocritical adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

hypocritical

 adjective
adjective
BrE BrE//ˌhɪpəˈkrɪtɪkl//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌhɪpəˈkrɪtɪkl//
 
(disapproving)
 
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pretending to have moral standards or opinions that you do not actually have It would be hypocritical of me to have a church wedding when I don't believe in God.