Pretended they were on a cruise.
To pretend ignorance of the law.
An example of to pretend is to say that you don't know the source of a mistruth.
An example of to pretend is a little girl dressing up like a fairy.
An example of to pretend is a gay man bringing a woman home to his parents and acting like she's his girlfriend.
Doesn't pretend to be an expert.
I cannot pretend to say that you are wrong.
Pretends to gourmet tastes.
Pretend money; pretend pearls.
To pretend anger.
To pretend to be astronauts.
To pretend to a throne.