pharisaically
adverb see pharisaical

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Pharisaically — Pharisaic Phar i*sa ic (f[a^]r [i^]*s[=a] [i^]k), Pharisaical Phar i*sa ic*al ( [i^]*kal), a. [L. Pharisaicus, Gr. Farisai:ko s: cf. F. pharisa[ i]que. See {Pharisee}.] 1. Of or pertaining to the Pharisees; resembling the Pharisees. The Pharisaic …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pharisaically — See pharisaic. * * * …   Universalium

  • pharisaically — færɪ seɪɪklɪ adv. hypocritically, in a self righteous manner …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pharisaically — phar·i·sa·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • pharisaically — adverb see pharisaical * * * pharisāˈically adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑Pharisee …   Useful english dictionary

  • Pharisaic — Pharisaically, adv. Pharisaicaless, n. /far euh say ik/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to the Pharisees. 2. (l.c.) practicing or advocating strict observance of external forms and ceremonies of religion or conduct without regard to the spirit; self… …   Universalium

  • pharisaical — adjective Date: 1531 marked by hypocritical censorious self righteousness • pharisaically adverb • pharisaicalness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • pharisaicalness — See pharisaically. * * * …   Universalium

  • Pharisaic — [far΄ə sā′ik] adj. [LL(Ec) Pharisaicus < Gr(Ec) pharisaïkos < pharisaios: see PHARISEE] 1. of the Pharisees 2. [from the notion promulgated in the N.T. that Pharisees were generally so characterized] [p ] emphasizing or observing the letter …   English World dictionary

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