Definition of 'insincere'
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And it would be easy to be hypocritical and insincere. Times, Sunday Times (2013)His insincere smiles tie your stomach into knots. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Speakers aren't usually arrogant or insincere or slick on purpose. Christianity Today (2000)Both are totally insincere, and both get away with it. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The more he tries to sound sincere, the more insincere he sounds. The Sun (2012)Which is why it also exposes politicians to one of the biggest dangers of all: being seen as insincere and hypocritical. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Conversations with people I loved sounded tinny and insincere. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Courtesy towards them would be insincere, hypocritical, pointless. Times, Sunday Times (2006)For what it's worth, for once he sounds shockingly insincere. Times, Sunday Times (2016)
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British English: insincere /ˌɪnsɪnˈsɪə/ ADJECTIVE
If you say that someone is insincere, you are being critical of them because they say things they do not really mean, usually pleasant, admiring, or encouraging things.
Some people are so terribly insincere you can never tell if they are telling the truth.
- American English: insincere
- Arabic: غَيْرُ مُخَاصٌ
- Brazilian Portuguese: insincero
- Chinese: 虚假的
- Croatian: neiskren
- Czech: neupřímný
- Danish: uoprigtig
- Dutch: onoprecht
- European Spanish: poco sincero
- Finnish: teennäinen epärehellinen
- French: hypocrite
- German: unaufrichtig
- Greek: ανειλικρινής
- Italian: falso
- Japanese: 誠意のない
- Korean: 불성실한
- Norwegian: uoppriktig
- Polish: nieszczery
- European Portuguese: hipócrita
- Romanian: ipocrit
- Russian: неискренний
- Spanish: poco sincero
- Swedish: falsk
- Thai: ไม่จริงใจ
- Turkish: samimiyetsiz
- Ukrainian: нещирий
- Vietnamese: không thành thực
Definition of insincere from the Collins English Dictionary
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