n. Pretending to have feelings, beliefs, or virtues that one does not have
1) Telling their children that Santa was going to be coming down the chimney was hypocritical of them, but they did it in the spirit of the holiday.
2) The woman called her boss a hypocrite because everything she told them not to do he then did himself.
deception, insincerity, dishonesty
fairness, honesty, trustworthiness, truth
Throne of Lies