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feignverb [T]

 us   /feɪn/
to ​pretend to have a ​feeling or ​condition: He feigned ​sickness so he wouldn’t have to go to ​school.
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feignverb [T]

uk   us   /feɪn/
to ​pretend to have a ​particularfeeling, ​problem, etc. : You ​know how everyone feigns ​surprise when you ​tell them how ​old you are. The ​prosecutionclaimed that the ​defendant had feigned the ​injury. She ​responded to his ​remarks with feigned ​amusement.
(Definition of feign from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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