feign
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feign(
feyn
)
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (general)
a. fingir
The students feigned ignorance when the teacher asked where Guillermo had been.Los alumnos fingieron no saber nada cuando la profesora preguntó donde había estado Guillermo.
b. simular
Daniela tried to feign confidence despite how nervous she felt.Daniela trató de simular confianza a pesar de lo nerviosa que estaba.
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feign
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (anger, surprise)
a. simular
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feign [feɪn]
transitive verb
[+surprise, indifference] fingir
to feign madness/sleep/death fingirse loco/dormido/muerto; to feign not to know fingir no saber
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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