English to Afrikaans Meaning :: hypocrisy

Hypocrisy :
skynheiligheid
- skynheiligheidgeveinsdheid
 

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Noun(1) an expression of agreement that is not supported by real conviction(2) insincerity by virtue of pretending to have qualities or beliefs that you do not really have

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(1) The way society views the whole drug scene is riddled with hypocrisy and double standards.(2) They will be exposed for things called hypocrisy and cant, and they will not get away with it.(3) As for the authorities, surely there's a level of hypocrisy or humbug at the least.(4) There is an important point to be made about so-called sexual hypocrisy in government.(5) The common factor among the marchers was a rejection of cant, lies and hypocrisy .(6) This book also does a tremendous job of exposing the corruption and hypocrisy of big business.(7) However, as with the infant formula companies, the industry stands accused of hypocrisy .(8) There's almost as much hypocrisy in the present government as there is in the church.(9) Something must be done about this, if we are not to continue in our habitual posture of concerned hypocrisy .(10) There's a lot of hypocrisy from the government about crime and what is happening in the inner cities.(11) So, on top of everything else, there seems to be a case of political hypocrisy here.(12) At the same time, the artist alludes to the real world, having it out with hypocrisy and duplicity.(13) There has certainly been too much misguided media management, some hypocrisy and even sleaze.(14) Here is a fine example of journalistic hypocrisy , and you can never know that this is a sin I am guilty of.(15) his target was the hypocrisy of suburban life(16) Dislike of the clergy, accused of hypocrisy and worse, was of ancient origins.
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(1) hypocrisy ::
skynheiligheid
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Noun
2. false virtue ::
valse hoofde
3. cant ::
cant
5. affectation ::
aanstellerigheid
7. empty talk ::
leë praatjies
10. deceit ::
bedrog
11. dishonesty ::
oneerlikheid
12. mendacity ::
leuenaar
13. pretense ::
voorwendsel
14. duplicity ::
valsheid
16. sanctimony ::
huichelarij
17. pietism ::
piëtisme
20. fraud ::
bedrog
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Different Forms
hypocrisies, hypocrisy
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