Definition of Pretend
to speak and act as if something is happening when it’s really not
Examples of Pretend in a sentence
1. The little girl likes to pretend to be a mermaid when she swims in the pool. 🔊
2. Lolita tried to pretend that she wasn’t sad about her mother’s death but ended up crying anyway. 🔊
3. To avoid doing his chores, the boy likes to pretend he didn’t hear his mother ask him to sweep the floor. 🔊
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