deep thoughts My new favorite word written by Jana June 17, 2007 One of my students used the following word on one of their Final Exams, perhaps ya’ll can help me come up with a good definition for it:HYPOCRIPSY Share this:ShareEmailPinterestFacebookTwitterRedditPrint 5 comments 0 Facebook Twitter Google + Pinterest Jana previous post gettin’ fancy with the spices… next post a tale of three homes More Posts Like This One because life would be happier and more fulfilling… Done! pilgrim classic: What love? as powerful and as strong… links on swimming, by moonlight Teacher | Technologist | Traveler creativity whirlwind evocative 5 comments Téa June 17, 2007 - 4:07 am Something relating to extremely easy tasks/classes? Reply john.white June 17, 2007 - 7:10 am Something relating to failing a final exam? Reply Cait June 17, 2007 - 5:28 pm Hypocrispy- the state of a food which is neither crispy or soggy but more towards the crispy end without being crispy enough…. (just finished listening to a thingy about hypomania) Reply Sara June 18, 2007 - 2:56 am I can’t quite put my tongue on it, but I think it must have something to do with disability politics. Reply gs June 19, 2007 - 12:13 pm hypocripsy [hi-pok-rip-see] (Variant spelling of hypocrypsy) -nounOf the nature of a tomb which is pretentious beyond the stature of the person or persons buried there. 1972 Atlanta Constitution 14 May When you have seen a rural Georgian peanut farmer driving a Rolls Royce, you have seen the face of hypocripsy. (See hypocrypt and variant hypocript.) Reply Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.