Is pretending a Scrabble word?

Yes, pretending is a Scrabble word!

...and is worth 14 points in Scrabble, and 18 points in Words with Friends

Pretending is a valid Scrabble word.

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Dictionary definitions of the word pretending

The meaning of pretending


7 definitions of the word pretending.


  1. Make believe with the intent to deceive
  2. Behave unnaturally or affectedly
  3. Put forward a claim and assert right or possession of
  4. Put forward, of a guess, in spite of possible refutation
  5. Represent fictitiously, as in a play, or pretend to be or act like
  6. State insincerely


  1. The act of giving a false appearance

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