Übersetzung von “pretext” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch

pretext

noun uk /ˈpriː.tekst/ us

a pretended reason for doing something that is used to hide the real reason

pretexto
The border dispute was used as a pretext for military intervention.
I called her on the pretext of needing more information.
He came round to see her on some flimsy (= obviously false) pretext.

(Übersetzung von “pretext” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)

pretext

noun /ˈpriːtekst/

a reason given in order to hide the real reason; an excuse

pretexto
Asking her for a light was just a pretext for having a chance to speak to her.

(Übersetzung von “pretext” aus dem PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)