Pretense vs. Pretence

Pretense vs. Pretence — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Pretense and Pretence

Pretensenoun

(US) A false or hypocritical profession

under pretense of friendliness

Pretencenoun

(British spelling) An act of pretending or pretension; a false claim or pretext.

Pretensenoun

Intention or purpose not real but professed.

with only a pretense of accuracy

Pretencenoun

(obsolete) Intention; design.

Pretensenoun

An unsupported claim made or implied.

Pretencenoun

a false or unsupportable quality

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Pretensenoun

An insincere attempt to reach a specific condition or quality.

Pretencenoun

an artful or simulated semblance;

under the guise of friendship he betrayed them

Pretensenoun

the act of giving a false appearance;

his conformity was only pretending

Pretencenoun

pretending with intention to deceive

Pretensenoun

pretending with intention to deceive

Pretencenoun

imaginative intellectual play

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Pretensenoun

imaginative intellectual play

Pretencenoun

the act of giving a false appearance;

his conformity was only pretending

Pretensenoun

a false or unsupportable quality

Pretensenoun

an artful or simulated semblance;

under the guise of friendship he betrayed them