Definition of hypocritical:
- dishonest (part of speech: adjective)
deceiving (part of speech: verb)
In spite of all its hypocritical accusations, the British Government is perfectly well aware that, notwithstanding the unparalleled difficulties with which the Government and the Legislature have had to contend, the administration of the South African Republic is on a sound basis, and can, indeed, be favourably compared with that of other countries in a similar position.- "A Century of Wrong", F. W. Reitz.
I came to my senses a week after I lay on that hospital cot; I kept my senses and memory ever after during the three years that I was there, until Harry brought his cold, hypocritical face to my bedside and recognized me.- "A Millionaire of Rough-and-Ready", Bret Harte.
- "Macleod of Dare", William Black.