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Pronunciation of Pretended: Learn how to pronounce Pretended in English correctly

Learn how to say Pretended correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word pretend:

verb
1 [with clause or infinitive] behave so as to make it appear that something is the case when in fact it is not:
I closed my eyes and pretended I was asleep
she turned the pages and pretended to read
engage in an imaginative game or fantasy:
children pretending to be grown-ups
[with object] give the appearance of feeling or possessing (an emotion or quality); simulate:
she pretended a greater surprise than she felt
2 [no object] (pretend to) lay claim to (a quality or title):
he cannot pretend to sophistication
adjective
[attributive] informal
not really what it is represented as being; imaginary:
the children poured out pretend tea for the dolls
Origin:
late Middle English: from Latin praetendere ‘stretch forth, claim’, from prae ‘before’ + tendere ‘stretch’. The adjective dates from the early 20th century