Adichie knows how to nail a hypocrite, a bigot, a predatory “Big Man” or academic.
If not, you'll be seen as a hypocrite and as a known Christian, heap shame on the Gospel.
“Please stop with the false indignation you hypocrite,” one wrote.
Does wildlife campaigner Prince Charles's hunting habit make him a hypocrite?
In fact, he routinely refers to the traditional Muslim clergy as “imams of infidelity,” “defeatist imams,” or “hypocrite imams.”
These ideas in a hypocrite appear to be inconsistent, but in reality are not.
I am willing to throw him over for being a hypocrite, and selling us out as he did.
A girl would have been a hypocrite indeed who could shut her eyes to what Gwen saw in that looking-glass.
I am no hypocrite: I like well bred, well dressed people; I like what they do and say and think.
The heart cannot play the hypocrite, and no frequency of disaster diminishes the smart.
c.1200, ypocrite, from Old French ypocrite (12c., Modern French hypocrite), from Church Latin hypocrita, from Greek hypokrites "stage actor, pretender, dissembler," from hypokrinesthai (see hypocrisy).
one who puts on a mask and feigns himself to be what he is not; a dissembler in religion. Our Lord severely rebuked the scribes and Pharisees for their hypocrisy (Matt. 6:2, 5, 16). "The hypocrite's hope shall perish" (Job 8:13). The Hebrew word here rendered "hypocrite" rather means the "godless" or "profane," as it is rendered in Jer. 23:11, i.e., polluted with crimes.