shed, weep crocodile tears

shed (or weep) crocodile tears
Meaning: show sadness that is not sincere, fake cry.
Example: She deceived him when he lost everything in his life, now again when he is rich man, she approached him to get together and shedding crocodile tears.

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AuthorA writes on 16th October 2017

In a story about the Pandavas there is a sentence that says, “The Kauravas shed crocodile tears for their “dead” cousins.

AuthorAnwer Anu writes on 8th July 2016

I noticed many people crying crocodile tears.

AuthorShiz Biz writes on 17th February 2015

The beautiful women cried crocodiles tears when the policeman tried to give her a ticket for driving too fast.

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