See also: cynical
Cynical (not comparable)
- Of or relating to the Cynics, a sect of Ancient Greek philosophers who believed virtue to be the only good and self-control to be the only means of achieving virtue.
- Concerned only with one's own interests and disregarding accepted standards to achieve them: A cynical fool
- “Cynical” in The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition, Boston, Mass.: Houghton Mifflin, 2000, ISBN 978-0-395-82517-4.
- "cynical" Concise Oxford Dictionary Tenth Edition