German Dictionary

Translation of pretense in German

the pretense     der Vorwand; die Vortäuschung

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Sample sentences:
Under the pretense that he was sick, he cancelled the invitation for dinner tonight.

Unter dem Vorwand, dass er krank sei, sagte er die Einladung zum heutigen Abendessen ab.

My family in Russia wants us to spend Christmas with them, but I don't think we'll be able to. My youngest brother spent 2008 in Moscow. The other one has already been there before and met all relatives. I wish you a happy and successful 2012.
Flying straight from Geneva to New York that does not exist, you must change planes in Zurich. You can also take a 3 hour train ride and then a connection to the airport with a local shuttle.
I have already written some vocabulary lists on paper and typed in some of them here at Vocabulix. The automatic system here works better than flashcards on paper. Too bad there is no software.
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