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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person who professes beliefs and opinions that he or she does not hold in order to conceal his or her real feelings or motives; A person who acts deceitfully

Usage examples (34)
  • Meanwhile, the pretender is huddling with Meathead.
  • The consequence is unavoidable -- such a pretender is a blasphemous impostor.
  • Abandonment of the pretender was the first provision of peace between the two countries.
  • The pretender was the cassette tape, introduced in the 1960s and popularized during the 1970s. for more
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