pretense - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate pretense

pretense is hyphenated as pre-tense

How to pronounce pretense

pretense is pronounced ´p r ēː´tɛns

Number of syllables in pretense

The number of syllables in pretense is 2

What part of speech in pretense?

pretense is a noun

How common in the word pretense?

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

What sentiment does pretense convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'pretense'

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Common collocations before 'pretense'

any, drop, even, full, gave, good, here, keep, life, made, make, making, off, through, under

Common collocations of 'pretense'

also, any, being, drop, even, first, full, gave, good, here, keep, lack, life, lost, lot, made, make, making, mean, men, might, off, only, romance, saw, through, time, under, want, without

Words with similar spelling to pretense

prepense, pretence

List of anagrams of pretense

Petersen, preteens, terpenes

Common Verb Collocations of pretense

abandon, be, can, conceal, cover, do, drop, give, go, have, help, hide, keep, know, look, love, maintain, make, may, need, obtain, protect, provide, search, serve, take, try, want, will, 's

Common Conjunction Collocations of pretense

and, but, nor, or