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hypocrisy
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition pretending to have moral standards while not living up to them
  • What can thy silence do for him, except it tempt him—yea, compel him, as it were—to add hypocrisy to sin?
    Chapter 3 -- The Recognition (79% in)

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