pretended - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate pretended

pretended is hyphenated as pre-tend-ed

How to pronounce pretended

pretended is pronounced p r ɪ´tɛndɪd

Number of syllables in pretended

The number of syllables in pretended is 3

What part of speech in pretended?

pretended is an adjective

How common in the word pretended?

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

What sentiment does pretended convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'pretended'

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Common collocations before 'pretended'

away, back, boy, did, down, even, eye, how, just, look, never, only, open, own, time

Common collocations of 'pretended'

again, away, back, boy, came, did, down, even, eye, first, friend, girl, hand, how, just, knew, know, let, look, man, moment, much, never, now, only, open, own, sat, time, turn

Words with similar spelling to pretended


Common Verb Collocations of pretended

be, believe, can, come, consider, discover, do, find, give, go, have, hear, ignore, know, listen, look, love, make, notice, read, receive, say, see, sleep, suspend, take, think, turn, understand, will

Common Conjunction Collocations of pretended

and, but, either, nor, or, yet, So