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American English: /həˈpɑkrəsi/
British English: /hɪˈpɒkrɪsi/

Translation of hypocrisy in Spanish:

noun plural -sies

uncountable and countable
  • Example sentences
    • The way society views the whole drug scene is riddled with hypocrisy and double standards.
    • However, as with the infant formula companies, the industry stands accused of hypocrisy.
    • There is an important point to be made about so-called sexual hypocrisy in government.

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