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Princeton's WordNet5.0 / 1 vote
pretense, pretence, pretending, simulation, feigningnoun
the act of giving a false appearance
"his conformity was only pretending"
pretence, pretext, pretension, pretense, guise, feigning, computer simulation, make-believe, simulation, model, dissembling
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Zachary( Dad) spent an hour one day pretending to be a dog for the kids. After that he was like,' It's time. We're getting a dog,'.
We are living in a town of make-believe. I have done about 90 movies. That means that every time I was pretending to be someone else. There comes a time in your life when you say, well, 'who am I?' i have found writing books a good substitute to making pictures. When you write a book, you get to determine what part you are playing.
Joe Biden is pretending this isn’t a bailout. It is.
Be the person I'm playing. That's what acting is. You're pretending to be someone else.
This is Nikos's taverna, a Greek taverna in Skopelos -- or we're pretending it is. Here people eat, drink and have fun every night.
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