- The definition of feigned is pretended or simulated.
If you pretended to be fascinated with your sister's 100 slides from her vacation but really you didn't care at all, this is an example of a time when you had feigned interest.
feigned definition by Webster's New World
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- Now Rare fictitious; imagined
- pretended; simulated; sham
feigned definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- Not real; pretended: a feigned modesty.
- Made-up; fictitious.