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pretend

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1pretend/prɪˈtɛnd/verb
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1pretend
/prɪˈtɛnd/
verb
pretendspretendedpretending
Learner's definition of PRETEND  
: to act as if something is true when it is not true
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[no object]
: to imagine and act out (a particular role, situation, etc.)
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[no object]

pretend to

[phrasal verb]
pretend to (something)formal 
: to claim that you have (something, such as a quality or ability) — usually used in negative statements

— pretended

adjective
2pretend/prɪˈtɛnd/adjective
2pretend
/prɪˈtɛnd/
adjective
Learner's definition of PRETEND  
informal
: not real : imaginary
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