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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Adopted in order to deceive.

Usage examples (34)
  • Adjective : a pretended interest in art. ,His pretended wealth was proved to be nonexistent
  • By the way, several readers have had a thought about "community organizer," which some Dems have pretended is code for "black."
  • No, they may laugh, they may smile at what they call his pretended sanctity, but in truth he is no hypocrite.
  • The woman who made the call pretended that she thought she might be suffering from for more
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