Definition of pretend:
fix, shit, vaunt, relieve oneself, tease, fantastic, realise, play out, ready, pee-pee, infer, cloak, false, urinate, pass water, faux, plead, cross, take a leak, chance, jeopardize, arrive at, keep up, impress, do, take chances, represent, estimate, run a risk, stake, arrogate, clear, crap, put forward, assume, phantasmal, piddle, boo-boo, take, dissemble, play, put on airs, real, synthetic, give, make a show of, advance, invented, reckon, make, accept, concede, avouch, realize, dissimulate, embark, bow-wow, piss, dummy, appropriate, get to, establish, sail under false colors, unreal, notional, adventure, think, build, hit, reproduce, make water, prepare, make like, get, Make believe, seduce, guess, take a crap, artificial, spend a penny, boast, wee-wee, construct, chimerical, bang, play-act, sham, postulate, mask, big, contend, progress to, defecate, fanciful, micturate, wee, asseverate, imaginal, have, cause, touch, fictional, cant, imitative, earn, take a shit, bear on, touch on, roleplay, put on, bunny, pull in, affect, score, impact, made-up, create, profess, pee, factitious, imitation, puddle, brag, invent, mislead, fantasied, bring in, bear upon, aver, judge, usurp, set forth, produce, purport, take a chance, involve, reach, strike, ca-ca, take in, cold, approximate, depone, cook, imagine, ideal, opine, pretense, assert, attain, visonary, name, substitute, stool, form, venture, move, suppose, lay down, hold, fabulous, honest, phantom, bogus, ersatz, try, mythical, make-believe, act, make up, play along, let on, draw, phantasmic, affect, dissemble, stimulate, depose, behave, maintain, feign, risk, gamble, dare, induce, gauge, imagined, allege, man-made, assume, act as, fictitious, hazard, confess, allege, simulated, pretence, nominate, choo-choo, playact, true, presume, pose, manmade, work, simulate, birdie, throw, constitute, regard, avow, feign, dissimulate, gain.
- imitate (part of speech: verb)
- pretend (part of speech: verb)
- "Five Little Plays", Alfred Sutro.
- "Travels in the Great Desert of Sahara, in the Years of 1845 and 1846", James Richardson.
- "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.