noun see pharisaical

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Pharisaicalness — 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

  • pharisaicalness — See pharisaically. * * * …   Universalium

  • pharisaicalness — phar·i·sa·i·cal·ness …   English syllables

  • pharisaicalness — noun see pharisaical * * * pharisāˈicalness noun • • • Main Entry: ↑Pharisee …   Useful english dictionary

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

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  • falseness — Synonyms and related words: Machiavellianism, Prospero, Punic faith, Tartuffery, Tartuffism, aberrancy, aberration, affectation, airiness, ambidexterity, apostasy, appearance, artfulness, artifice, bad faith, bamboozlement, barratry, befooling,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • hypocrisy — Synonyms and related words: Pecksniffery, Pharisaism, Tartuffery, Tartuffism, affectation, affectedness, airs, airs and graces, artfulness, artificiality, cant, casuistry, charlatanism, charlatanry, chicanery, craft, cunning, deceit,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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  • mummery — Synonyms and related words: Pecksniffery, Tartuffery, Tartuffism, abracadabra, acting, affectation, baccalaureate service, buffoonery, business, camouflage, cant, celebration, ceremonial, ceremony, characterization, commencement, convocation,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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