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Cynic- Definition:

cyn·ic [sínnik] (plural cyn·ics) noun 1. believer that people are insincere: somebody who believes that human actions are insincere and motivated by self-interest 2. somebody sarcastic: somebody sneering and sarcastic ancient Greek philosopher: a member of a group of ancient Greek philosophers who believed that virtue is the only good and that the only means of achieving it is self-control. The sect was founded by Antisthenes in the 4th century bc. adjective relating to Cynics: belonging to, characteristic of, or relating to the Cynics [Mid-16th century. Via Latin < Greek Kunikos] [Late 16th century. < Cynic]