Sentence Examples


  • There's no pretending on that point.
  • At length, in fear of religious innovations and pretending that He is a political usurper, the Jews deliver Him up to die on a Roman cross.
  • This pretending and lying can't continue.
  • He yielded, however, to the instances of the government of Charles VI., and pretending that he wished to have an interview with Gregory XII., with a view to their simultaneous abdication, he advanced to Savona, and then to Porto Venere.
  • He was pretending to read a book, though she suspected he'd been emplaced as her bodyguard.