A false claim or profession
False appearance; pretense:
A deceptive, superficial show; a façade:
A cover; disguise; a mask; a pretense.
A false appearance; a pretense:
Mere empty show; pretense
A disguise, false show, or pretense
An extensive commentary, often accompanying a text or publication.
The face; countenance
The public image; outward appearance.
A pretense or misrepresentation:
A cover charge.
Color of the face; esp., a healthy rosiness or a blush
The definition of a cloak is a long loose fitting piece of clothing worn over other clothes, sometimes with a hood and loose fitting arm holes.
(Informal) An inferior example:
(Archaic) An attribute or property of a thing
An excuse; a pretext:
Pretension is defined as a reason for something or a claim to something, or is something done to impress others.
The totality of all things possessing actuality, existence, or essence.
Find another word for pretexts. In this page you can discover 24 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for pretexts, like: pretenses, guises, veneers, veils, shows, semblances, masquerades, masks, glosses, fronts and faces.