Die Übersetzung von "pretend" - Englisch-Wörterbuch Malaysian


verb /priˈtend/

to make believe that something is true, in play

Let’s pretend that this room is a cave!
Pretend to be a lion!
He wasn’t really angry – he was only pretending.

to try to make it appear (that something is true), in order to deceive

He pretended that he had a headache
She was only pretending to be asleep
I pretended not to understand.
pretence /-s/ /priˈtens/ noun ( pretense)

(an) act of pretending

sifat suka berpura-pura
Under the pretence of friendship, he persuaded her to get into his car.
false pretences noun plural

acts or behaviour intended to deceive

tipu daya
He got the money under false pretences.
pretentious adjective

(disapproving) trying to seem more important, intelligent, or cultured than you really are in order to impress people

The art gallery tends to attract lots of ghastly pretentious people.
pretentiously adverb

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