Definition of 'pretended'
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At last we had a bit of evidence that suggested she was more than she pretended to be. AFTERMATH (2001)Bauman, a disappointed suppliant, pretended ease in an oak armchair facing Tomlinson's desk. STONE CITY (2001)I pretended during the discussions that I'd left my detailed factsheet with the equipment information behind, here in London. THE GWEN JOHN SCULPTURE (2001)
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