Definitions of feigning
n pretending with intention to deceive
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pretense that your position is stronger than it really is
something serving to conceal plans; a fictitious reason that is concocted in order to conceal the real reason
hypocrisy, lip service
an expression of agreement that is not supported by real conviction
a pretext for delay or inaction
a hypocritical display of sorrow; false or insincere weeping
n the act of giving a false appearance
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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