Wilson's Dictionary of Bible Types
Matthew 23:13 (c) These people are held up to us as an example or a symbol of every religious hypocrite. They pretend to be what they are not. They take the place of being devoted, Bible- loving believers, while in their hearts they are seeking to bribe GOD with their good works.
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Watson, Walter. Entry for 'Pharisee'. Wilson's Dictoinary of Bible Types. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/eng/wdt/p/pharisee.html. 1957.