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pretending that something is the case in order to make a good impression
the enactment of a pretense
affectation, affectedness, mannerism, pose
a deliberate pretense or exaggerated display
making a false outward show
a theatrical pose created for effect
an affectation of radical left-wing views and the fashionable dress and lifestyle that goes with them