Counterfeit and Pretended

Counterfeit

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Counterfeit adjective – Not being or expressing what one appears to be or express.
Usage example: when it comes to the poor, his compassion is so counterfeit—he gives a damn, and that's all that he gives

Pretended is a synonym for counterfeit in pretence topic. In some cases you can use "Pretended" instead an adjective "Counterfeit", when it comes to topics like fake. popular alternative
Nearby Words: counterfeited, counterfeiting, counterfeiter
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Pretended

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Pretended adjective – Not being or expressing what one appears to be or express.
Usage example: hoped that his pretended interest in classical music would impress the boss

Counterfeit is a synonym for pretended in pretence topic. You can use "Counterfeit" instead the word "Pretended" as an adjective or a verb, if it concerns topics such as false, feigned, alleged. popular alternative
Nearby Words: pretend, pretence, pretension, pretender, pretending
Synonyms for Pretended
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