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verb 
  1. to claim that or act as if something is different from what it actually is, often incorrectly and knowingly
    Don't pretend you didn't know about this!
Translations: 
  • Dutch: voorwenden, doen alsof
  • French: feindre, faire semblant
  • German: vorgeben
  • Italian: fingere
    (trans-mid)
  • Spanish: fingir
Etymology: From pretendre (French: prétendre (false friend)), from prítendere.


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