- a person who pretends
- a claimant to a throne
- an aspirant
- [P-] in English history, the son or the grandson of James II
- One who simulates, pretends, or alleges falsely; a hypocrite or dissembler.
- One who sets forth a claim, especially a claimant to a throne.
- A person who professes beliefs and opinions that they do not hold.
- A claimant to an abolished or already occupied throne.
pretend + -er