hipocresía

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Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin hypocrisis, from Ancient Greek ὑπόκρισις ‎(hupókrisis, answer, stage acting, pretense), from ὑποκρίνομαι ‎(hupokrínomai, I reply), from ὑπό ‎(hupó, under, equivalent of the modern "hypo-" prefix) + the middle voice of κρίνω ‎(krínō, I separate, judge, decide).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: hi‧po‧cre‧sí‧a

Noun[edit]

hipocresía f ‎(plural hipocresías)

  1. hypocrisy.

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