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.
The numerical value of pretending in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of pretending in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
When pretending starts, growth stops
The news is disease in disguise pretending to be information.
You can't wake a person who is pretending to be asleep. Navajo
Donald Trump is not an outsider. He is pretending to be an outsider.
Fatherhood is pretending the present you love most is soap-on-a-rope.
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