Portuguese translation of pretence
1 (claim) pretensão f
2 (display) ostentação f
3 (pretext) pretexto
4 (make-believe) fingimento
under false pretences por meios fraudulentos
on the pretence of sob o máscara de
to make a pretence of doing fingir fazer
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Example Sentences Including 'pretence'
He had eased her into a seat on the board at Murphy's on the pretence that a feminine point of view was needed.Roses are for the Rich
The youngster sat himself in the saddle and made a pretence at riding the machine.When the Apricots Bloom
When everything you've believed in all your life turns out to be a big pretence.TICKLED PINK (2002)
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Translation of pretence from the Collins English to Portuguese Dictionary