Characterized by hypocrisy.
Being a hypocrite.
A hypocritical rogue.
The definition of hypocritical is actions or words that go against someone's beliefs.
An example of something hypocritical is having strict moral values but then having an affair.
Origin of hypocritical
From hypocritic + -al, from á½‘Ï€Î¿ÎºÏÎ¹Ï„Î¹ÎºÏŒÏ‚ (hupokritikos), from á½‘Ï€Î¿ÎºÏÎ¹Ï„Î®Ï‚ (hupokritÄ“s, “actor, hypocrite"), from á½‘Ï€Î¿ÎºÏÎ¯Î½Î¿Î¼Î±Î¹ (hupokrinomai, “I play a part on stage"), from á½‘Ï€ÏŒ (hupo, “below") + ÎºÏÎ¯Î½Ï‰ (krinÅ, “I choose").