hypocrisy

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When it comes to this I should prefer emigrating to some country where they make no pretence of loving liberty--to Russia, for instance, where despotism can be taken pure, and without the base alloy of hypocracy.
I shall not take time out from more valuable activities to make a detailed examination of a piece which from beginning to end stinks of hypocracy, hubris, and mid-western hayseedism.
And they will denounce the hypocracy of the US and UK in using the existence of weapons of mass destruction as an excuse for war.
We are no longer a democracy but a hypocracy, thanks in large part to institutions like yours.
He considers the Catholic division of the Tenth Commandment to be a "monumental piece of brazen deceit and hypocracy.