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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A hypocritical devotee. See the Dictionary of Noted Names in Fiction.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A hypocritical pretender to devotion; a hypocrite.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a hypocrite who pretends to religious piety (after the protagonist in a play by Moliere)

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