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Spanish translation of “pretend”


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/ noun (American pretense) (an) act of pretending Under the pretence of friendship, he persuaded her to get into his car. false pretences acts or behaviour intended to deceive He got the money under false pretences.
(Definition of pretend from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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