- 1. 假裝；矯飾；虛偽；做作[U][S]
- 2. 藉口，託詞[C]
- 3. 自稱，自吹[U][（+to）] make no pretense to special knowledge 不以有專門知識自居
- 4. 炫耀[U]
- 5. （無事實根據的）要求，虛假的理由
...least 27 times. Eventually you get up, throw on some clotheswithout the pretence that it's actually an outfit and slink into work, asif you've been there...
...few even bother其實是few people even bother，而bother在此，是費心的意思。make any pretense of having more idealistic motives是假裝有任何理想化的動機。 ...
... it real. 3. fulfill what was promised in a joke 4.Pretence fway become reality. 5.say in fun what is carried out in earnest 也...