English translation of 'दिखावा करना'
दिखावा करना /dikhava karana/
1. pretend transitive verb
If you pretend that something is true, you try to make people believe that it is true, although it is not.
The boy pretended to be asleep.
2. put phrasal verb
If you put on a way of behaving, you behave in a way that is not natural to you or that does not express your real feelings.
It was hard to believe she was sorry: she was just putting it on.
3. show phrasal verb
If you say that someone is showing off, you are criticizing them for trying to impress people by showing in a very obvious way what they can do or what they own.
All right, there's no need to show off.
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Translation of दिखावा करना from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary