applying criticism to others that one does not apply equally to oneself; moral self-contradiction whereby the behavior of one or more people belies their own claimed or implied possession of certain beliefs, standards or virtues. (noun)
an instance of either of the above. (noun)
Examples of word hypocrisy
I knew not, nor cared, in my joy at having escaped from such an abode of hypocrisy as my parents 'house -- for of all the vices which can disgrace humanity, I regard _hypocrisy_ as the most detestable.
But watching them writhe in hypocrisy is usually entertaining.
The only good thing from this exercise in hypocrisy is the fact that they have now confirmed the report on CIA foreign prisons.
When a politician uses the word hypocrisy I instantly roll my eyes.
On top of being mostrously stupid, your hypocrisy is altogether boundless.