Found 117 synonyms in 16 groups
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Meaning: dishonesty [n]
excuse, affectation, fabrication, falsification, feigning, simulation (formal), make-believe, pretence
  1. 2
    Meaning: disguise [n]
  2. 3
    Meaning: cant [n]
  3. 4
    Meaning: defence [n]
    pretext, evasion, semblance (formal), alibi, makeshift, trick, pretence, excuse
  4. 5
    Meaning: lip service [n]
  5. 6
    Meaning: excuse [n]
    defense, evasion, semblance (formal), alibi, makeshift, trick, pretence, pretext
  6. 7
    Meaning: pretext [n]
    defence, evasion, semblance (formal), excuse, makeshift, trick, pretence, alibi
  7. 8
    Meaning: deception [n]
  8. 9
    Meaning: fake [n]
  9. 10
    Meaning: blind [n]
    cover, front, decoy, trick, pretence, pretext, stratagem (formal), ruse
  10. 11
    Meaning: thing [n]
    ruse, cover, front, decoy, trick, pretence, pretext, stratagem (formal), blind
  11. 12
    Meaning: overacting [n]
  12. 13
    Meaning: practice [n]
    pretence, disguise, pretext, show, face
  13. 14
    Meaning: protection [n]
  14. 15
    Meaning: outward appearance [n]
    pretence, guise (formal), deception, disguise, semblance (formal), colour
  15. 16
    Meaning: affectation [n]

pretence synonyms - English related words for pretence