Spanish Dictionary

Translation of pretense in Spanish

the pretense la pretensión; el fingimiento; el pretexto; la simulación

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Sample sentences:
He says that he is ill but is a pretense.

Dice que está enfermo, pero es un pretexto.

For each entry, there will be the translations of the dictionary, so if one entry is already included there is no extra value in adding this word and I'd say mark it as an error although it is correct.
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