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dissimulate (dɪˈsɪmjʊˌleɪt Pronunciation for dissimulate



  1. to conceal (one's real feelings) by pretence

Derived Forms

disˌsimuˈlation noun
disˈsimulative adjective
disˈsimuˌlator noun

Example Sentences Including 'dissimulate'

Unless they were convinced she was too frightened to dissimulate , unless they were convinced she was stupid and above all, truthful.
Tepper, Sheri S. A Plague of Angels


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