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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: Feign(0.00908 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to Feign.
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: make believe with the intent to deceive; “He feigned that he
was ill”; “He shammed a headache” [syn: sham, pretend,
2: make a pretence of; “She assumed indifference, even though
she was seething with anger”; “he feigned sleep” [syn: simulate,
English → English (gcide)
Feign \Feign\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Feigned; p. pr. & vb. n.
Feigning.] [OE. feinen, F. feindre (p. pr. feignant), fr.
L. fingere; akin to L. figura figure,and E. dough. See
Dough, and cf. Figure, Faint, Effigy, Fiction.]
1. To give a mental existence to, as to something not real or
actual; to imagine; to invent; hence, to pretend; to form
and relate as if true.
There are no such things done as thou sayest, but
thou feignest them out of thine own heart. --Neh.
Did feign that Orpheus drew trees, stones, and
2. To represent by a false appearance of; to pretend; to
counterfeit; as, to feign a sickness. --Shak.
3. To dissemble; to conceal. [Obs.] --Spenser.