Definitions for pretending
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pretense, pretence, pretending, simulation, feigning(noun)
the act of giving a false appearance
"his conformity was only pretending"
The act of imagining; make-believe
"Pretending" is a song by the Finnish band HIM, released in 2001 as the fifth track from their album Deep Shadows and Brilliant Highlights. In 2006, "Pretending" was released as a double-single along with "In Joy and Sorrow" on the album Uneasy Listening Vol. 1. "In Joy and Sorrow" is the fifth track on Uneasy Listening Vol. 1 while "Pretending" was an exclusive sixteenth track only available by buying the album from Best Buy. "In Joy and Sorrow"/"Pretending" reached #1 in Finland. The first track on the international release, is a shorter version than the track on the album Deep Shadows and Brilliant Highlights. The original version is 3:55 while the single version is 3:44.
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The news is disease in disguise pretending to be information.
You can't wake a person who is pretending to be asleep. Navajo
Fatherhood is pretending the present you love most is soap-on-a-rope.
Be the person I'm playing. That's what acting is. You're pretending to be someone else.
Popularity comes from allowing yourself to be bored by people while pretending to enjoy it.
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