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hypocrite

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Definition someone who violates claimed moral standards
  • She calls him a hypocrite for suggesting a green lifestyle except when it is personally inconvenient.
hypocrite = someone who violates claimed moral standards
  • She may be a hypocrite, but at least she knows the difference between right and wrong.
  • hypocrite = someone who violates claimed moral standards
  • Just think how a guilty man like that has to lie and play the hypocrite with everyone, how he has to wear a mask in the presence of those near and dear to him, even before his own wife and children.
    Henrik Ibsen  --  A Doll's House
  • hypocrite = someone who violates claimed moral standards
  • "You're not quitting, Mick. I mean it."

    ...I thought what a hypocrite he was, telling me that I had to play. What had he done? Drunk, and missed meetings, and...
    Carl Deuker  --  Gym Candy
  • hypocrite = someone who violates claimed moral standards
  • The hypocrite. Like he really cared what happened to her.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Titan's Curse
  • hypocrite = someone who violates claimed moral standards
  • "But I like being part of a congregation. I miss the people, Rucker."

    "All them dang hypocrites?"

    "My mother always said never expect church members to be perfect."
    Olive Ann Burns  --  Cold Sassy Tree
  • hypocrites = people who violate moral standards they claim to hold
  • Let the old hypocrites learn to mind their own business, and leave other folks alone.
    Zora Neale Hurston  --  Their Eyes Were Watching God
  • hypocrites = people who violate moral standards they claim to hold
  • I'm going to tell her what a hypocrite you are.
    Kathryn Stockett  --  The Help
  • hypocrite = violator of claimed moral standards
  • "The old hypocrite," she kept saying.
    Jean Rhys  --  Wide Sargasso Sea
  • hypocrite = someone who violates claimed moral standards
  •   "You don't feel used?"
      "That would make me a huge hypocrite since I was kind of using you, too."
    Kody Keplinger  --  The DUFF: (Designated Ugly Fat Friend)
  • hypocrite = someone who violates claimed moral standards
  • "...born hypocrites," Mrs. Merriweather was saying. At least we don't have that sin on our shoulders down here.
    Harper Lee  --  To Kill a Mockingbird
  • hypocrites = people who violate moral standards they claim to hold
  • I know that makes me a bit of a hypocrite.
    Gayle Forman  --  If I Stay
  • hypocrite = someone who violates claimed moral standards
  • Would God think I was a hypocrite, praying every time I was scared?
    Walter Dean Myers  --  Fallen Angels
  • hypocrite = someone who violates claimed moral standards
  • ...they didn't drink. At least not in public. Hypocrites.
    P.C. Cast & Kristin Cast  --  Betrayed
  • hypocrites = people who violate moral standards they claim to hold
  • "A long time ago," I said, "you told me the hardest thing about being a god was not being able to help your children. You also told me that you couldn't give up on your family, no matter how tempting they made it."
    "And now you know I'm a hypocrite?"
    "No, you were right. Luke loved you. At the end, he realized his fate. I think he realized why you couldn't help him. He remembered what was important."
    Rick Riordan  --  The Last Olympian
  • hypocrite = someone who violates claimed moral standards
  • "Hypocrites..." Mrs. Merriweather was saying. At least we don't have that sin on our shoulders down here.
    Harper Lee  --  To Kill a Mockingbird
  • hypocrites = people who violate moral standards they claim to hold
  • Everyone knew this about me .... but nobody knew that I was almost a hypocrite.
    Kody Keplinger  --  The DUFF: (Designated Ugly Fat Friend)
  • My world wasn't about condescending teachers and hypocrite parents and...
    Katherine Applegate  --  Everworld - Search For Senna
  • hypocrite = someone who violates claimed moral standards
  • I discovered quite by accident what an awful hypocrite he [Buddy Willard] was,
    Sylvia Plath  --  The Bell Jar
  • hypocrite = someone who says one thing and does another
  • Hello—can you say hypocrites?
    P.C. Cast & Kristin Cast  --  Marked
hypocrites = people who violate moral standards they claim to hold

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