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Meaning of TARTUFFE

Pronunciation:  târ'tûf

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a hypocrite who pretends to religious piety (after the protagonist in a play by Moliere)
 

TARTUFFE is a 8 letter word that starts with T.

 

 Synonyms: Tartufe
 
 See Also: dissembler, hypocrite, phoney, phony, pretender

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Tar*tuffe"\, Tartufe \Tar*tufe"\, n. [F. tartufe.]
A hypocritical devotee. See the Dictionary of Noted Names in
Fiction.

 

 

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