Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps


Adjective: insincere  ,in-sin'seer
  1. Lacking sincerity
    "a charming but thoroughly insincere woman"; "their praise was extravagant and insincere"

See also: artful, bootlicking, buttery, counterfeit, dishonest, dishonorable [US], dishonourable [Brit, Cdn], disingenuous, dissimulative, false, fawning, feigned, fulsome, gilded, hypocritical, imitative, meretricious, obsequious, oily, oleaginous, plausible, sincerity, smarmy, soapy, specious, sycophantic, toadyish, unctuous, unreal

Antonym: sincere

Encyclopedia: Insincere