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make believe

verb [+ (THAT)] mainly US
to pretend or imagine that something is true or real when it is not: If I wanted to make believe (that) I wasn't involved that was OK.
Translations of “make believe”
in Chinese (Traditional) 虛幻,假想…
in Russian фантазия, выдумка…
in Turkish hayal ürünü, yapmacıklık, sahtelik…
in Chinese (Simplified) 虚幻,假想…
in Polish iluzja, fantazja…
(Definition of make believe verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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