hypocrite: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (hip'u-krit), [key]
- a person who pretends to have virtues, moral or religious beliefs, principles, etc., that he or she does not actually possess, esp. a person whose actions belie stated beliefs.
- a person who feigns some desirable or publicly approved attitude, esp. one whose private life, opinions, or statements belie his or her public statements.
- hypocrite (Thesaurus)