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insincere

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishinsincerein‧sin‧cere /ˌɪnsɪnˈsɪə◂ $ -ˈsɪr◂/ ●○○ adjective 🔊 🔊 PRETENDpretending to be pleased, sympathetic etc, especially by saying nice things, but not really meaning what you say 🔊 an insincere smile 🔊 an offer which she knew to be impractical and insincereinsincerely adverbinsincerity /ˌɪnsɪnˈserəti/ noun [uncountable]
Examples from the Corpus
insincereThe mayor's sympathy seemed insincere.an insincere complimentHe always praised everyone, so it was difficult to tell if he was being insincere or not.'It's so good to see you again, ' she said, with an insincere smile.
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