pretend - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate pretend

pretend is hyphenated as pre-tend

How to pronounce pretend

pretend is pronounced p r ɪ´tɛnd

Number of syllables in pretend

The number of syllables in pretend is 2

What part of speech in pretend?

pretend can be a transitive verb or an intransitive verb or a verb participle

How common in the word pretend?

pretend is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does pretend convey?

Has a sentiment score of -1 on a scale of -5 to +5

Common collocations after 'pretend'

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Common collocations before 'pretend'

can, did, even, good, just, like, man, only, people, should, time, tried, want, way, will

Common collocations of 'pretend'

around, away, back, can, did, even, eye, going, good, just, know, let, like, look, man, only, over, people, should, thing, think, though, time, tried, trying, turn, want, way, why, will

Words with similar spelling to pretend

prebend

Common Verb Collocations of pretend

be, can, decide, deny, determine, do, explain, give, go, have, judge, know, let, like, make, may, might, must, need, offer, say, see, shall, should, think, try, understand, want, will, 'll

Common Adverb Collocations of pretend

always, as, asleep, even, ever, far, hardly, here, however, indeed, just, long, much, never, no, not, now, only, otherwise, so, sometime, then, therefore, well, when, where, why, yet, How, Just

Common Conjunction Collocations of pretend

and, but, either, neither, nor, or, So

Lists containing pretend

Spache Words
Synonyms of 'act'
Synonyms of 'affect'
Synonyms of 'allege'
Synonyms of 'artificial'
Synonyms of 'assume'
Synonyms of 'attempt'
Synonyms of 'avow'
Synonyms of 'believe'
Synonyms of 'bluff'
Synonyms of 'claim'
Synonyms of 'conjecture'
Synonyms of 'counterfeit'
Synonyms of 'Dare'
Synonyms of 'dramatize'
Synonyms of 'fake'
Synonyms of 'feign'
Synonyms of 'fool'
Common Verb Collocations of angry
Common Verb Collocations of asleep
Common Verb Collocations of amused
Common Verb Collocations of annoyed
Common Verb Collocations of absorbed
Common Verb Collocations of absurd
Common Verb Collocations of assert
Common Verb Collocations of assign
Common Verb Collocations of audibly
Common Verb Collocations of anecdotes
Common Verb Collocations of aeroplane
Common Verb Collocations of broomstick
Common Verb Collocations of benefactor
Common Verb Collocations of brunette
Common Verb Collocations of campfire
Common Verb Collocations of decide
Common Verb Collocations of drunk
Common Verb Collocations of descended
Common Verb Collocations of deny
Common Verb Collocations of dumb
Common Verb Collocations of determine
Common Verb Collocations of doll
Common Verb Collocations of deaf
Common Verb Collocations of dozing
Common Verb Collocations of displeased
Common Verb Collocations of despise
Common Verb Collocations of dictate
Common Verb Collocations of doze
Common Verb Collocations of disobedience
Common Verb Collocations of descendant
Common Verb Collocations of drains
Common Verb Collocations of duchy
Common Verb Collocations of definitive
Common Verb Collocations of dishonest
Common Adjective Collocations of dares
Common Verb Collocations of exhaust
Common Verb Collocations of empathy
Common Verb Collocations of enthusiasts
Common Verb Collocations of falsely
Common Verb Collocations of flabby
Common Verb Collocations of farce
Common Verb Collocations of fumble
Common Verb Collocations of gravy
Common Verb Collocations of gorilla
Common Verb Collocations of genteel
Common Verb Collocations of gars
Common Verb Collocations of hypocrisy
Common Verb Collocations of hypocrite
Common Verb Collocations of hypocritical
Common Verb Collocations of ignorant
Common Verb Collocations of ignorance
Common Verb Collocations of idle
Common Verb Collocations of impostor
Common Verb Collocations of impudent
Common Verb Collocations of imitations
Common Verb Collocations of imprison
Common Verb Collocations of jackal
Common Verb Collocations of jackanapes
Common Adjective Collocations of kinswoman
Common Noun Collocations of loopholes
Common Verb Collocations of lavish
Common Verb Collocations of looms
Common Adjective Collocations of lunacy
Common Verb Collocations of minding
Common Verb Collocations of misunderstand
Common Verb Collocations of mollified
Common Adjective Collocations of madman
Common Adjective Collocations of maniacs
Common Verb Collocations of naive
Common Verb Collocations of navigate
Common Verb Collocations of nonchalant
Common Verb Collocations of novelties
Common Verb Collocations of nobleness
Common Adjective Collocations of nostrum
Common Verb Collocations of orgasm
Common Verb Collocations of opal
Common Verb Collocations of overstep
Common Verb Collocations of penetrated
Common Adjective Collocations of prophecies
Common Verb Collocations of revelations
Common Verb Collocations of recollect
Common Adjective Collocations of relentlessly
Common Verb Collocations of trooper
Common Adjective Collocations of tried
Common Verb Collocations of unaware
Common Verb Collocations of unravel
Common Verb Collocations of unwell
Common Verb Collocations of unreality
Common Verb Collocations of usurping
Common Adjective Collocations of usurped
Common Conjunction Collocations of there
Common Conjunction Collocations of they
Common Verb Collocations of rival
Common Verb Collocations of quacks
Common Verb Collocations of pointless
Common Verb Collocations of phones
Common Conjunction Collocations of not
Common Adjective Collocations of nullity
Common Adjective Collocations of nostrums
Common Adjective Collocations of largesse
Common Adjective Collocations of kindergarteners
Common Adjective Collocations of kindergartners
Common Verb Collocations of judicatory
Common Adjective Collocations of impoverished
Common Verb Collocations of infallible
Common Verb Collocations of illiterate
Common Conjunction Collocations of does
Common Conjunction Collocations of did
Common Conjunction Collocations of do
Common Adjective Collocations of avenger
Synonyms of 'disguise'
Words with similar spelling to prebend