Third-person singular simple present indicative form of pretend.
Pretends Sentence Examples
He pretends to drown, sleeps on the beach for a few hours, and about dawn pedals off into the sunrise.
Of natural history and botany he pretends to no special knowledge.
The Zohar pretends to be a compilation made by Simon b.
But, on the other hand, no one pretends to have found the rigorous expression for the law, and the appropriate approximation may take quite different forms when constants which are large in one case are small in the other.
This is achieved; and Briinnhilde's horror and bewilderment at meeting Siegfried again as a stranger in his own shape creates a situation which Siegfried cannot understand, and which Hagen pretends to construe as damning evidence that Siegfried has betrayed Gunther's honour as well as Briinnhilde's.