lip service definition

  • noun:
    • Spoken appearance of arrangement or allegiance, unsupported by real belief or activity; hypocritical value: "Lip solution is still compensated to fixing regional conflicts, but there is no feeling of urgencyā€¯ ( Henry A. Kissinger).
    • vacant talk; words absent of activity or objective.
    • expression by the mouth of obedience and commitment without the overall performance of acts appropriate to these types of sentiments.
    • a manifestation of contract that's not sustained by genuine conviction

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