Pretense in a Sentence  ðŸ”Š

Definition of Pretense

a claim that is not real

Examples of Pretense in a sentence

Under the pretense of being helpful, the sneaky insurance salesman sold the woman a policy that provided her with few benefits.  ðŸ”Š

Heather knows if she does not keep up a pretense of wealth she will be excluded from the social gatherings of her rich friends.  ðŸ”Š

Since Hank has written only one novel, he makes no pretense of being a great writer.  ðŸ”Š

The small hotel is without pretense and does not claim to be as grand as a luxury hotel.  ðŸ”Š

Although Marvin claimed he was happy to meet me, his cold eyes told me his greeting was simply a pretense.  ðŸ”Š

In a house filled with females, my husband makes no pretense of being in charge.  ðŸ”Š

Using the pretense of building a new church, the fake minister tricked the religious community out of their life savings.  ðŸ”Š

The loser of the boxing match made no pretense of hiding his anger towards the judges.  ðŸ”Š

Because Frank stutters, he makes no pretense of being a wonderful speaker.  ðŸ”Š

Under the pretense of being a study buddy, Jason offered to tutor his secret crush.  ðŸ”Š

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