Definition of Pretense in English :
Define Pretense in English
Pretense meaning in English
Meaning of Pretense in English
Pronunciation of Pretense in English
Pretense pronunciation in English
Pronounce Pretense in Englishsee synonyms of pretense
the act of giving a false appearance
Example Sentences:'his conformity was only pretending'
pretending with intention to deceive
an artful or simulated semblance
Example Sentences:'under the guise of friendship he betrayed them'
WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.
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