Definitions for make believe
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pretense, pretence, make-believe(noun)
imaginative intellectual play
the enactment of a pretense
"it was just pretend"
imagined as in a play
"the make-believe world of theater"; "play money"; "dangling their legs in the water to catch pretend fish"
make, pretend, make believe(verb)
represent fictitiously, as in a play, or pretend to be or act like
"She makes like an actress"
The act of pretending that what is imaginary is real.
To pretend or imagine.
imaginary; conjured in someone's imagination, especially when imagined by a child
Make Believe is the fifth studio album by Weezer, released on May 10, 2005, the eleventh anniversary of the release of their debut album. Bolstered by the Top 10 hit single "Beverly Hills", it gave Weezer their biggest chart album peak yet, hitting #11 in the UK, #1 in Canada, and #2 in the U.S., where it went gold quickly, and eventually platinum. The song also earned the band their first Grammy nomination for Best Rock Song. Despite this, Make Believe has received mixed reviews from critics and fans, though it has remained a consistent seller. As of December 2007, Make Believe has sold 1,215,000 units in the U.S. alone. It reached number two, the band's highest peak to date. Make Believe features the band's first two songs to top the Billboard Modern Rock Tracks chart, the aforementioned "Beverly Hills" and "Perfect Situation."
Translations for make believe
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
to pretend (that)
The children made believe they were animals.
- maak of, maak asofAfrikaans
- يَتَظاهَر، يَدَّعيArabic
- преструвам (се)Bulgarian
- fazer de contaPortuguese (BR)
- dělat, žeCzech
- vorgeben, daßGerman
- lade som omDanish
- hacer verSpanish
- متقاعد شدنFarsi
- faire semblant (de)French
- לְהַעֲמִיד פָנִיםHebrew
- ढोंग करनाHindi
- fare finta diItalian
- ...하는 척하다Korean
- apsimesti, vaizduotiLithuanian
- izlikties; iedomātiesLatvian
- doen alsofDutch
- late som, leke (at)Norwegian
- فرض كردن طورى كهPersian
- فرض كول لكهPashto
- fazer de contaPortuguese
- a se prefaceRomanian
- притворяться, воображать (себя)Russian
- hrať sa (na)Slovak
- pretvarjati seSlovenian
- pretvarati seSerbian
- ...-imiş gibi görünmek, taslamakTurkish
- 假裝Chinese (Trad.)
- робити вигляд, удаватиUkrainian
- giả vờVietnamese
- 假装Chinese (Simp.)
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