hollow pretense

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synonyms for hollow pretense

On this page you'll find 6 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to hollow pretense, such as: false colors, false pretension, feign, pretension, and pretext.

How to use hollow pretense in a sentence

  • The lion-like roars without seemed suddenly all hollow pretense.

    The Beauty | Mrs. Wilson Woodrow
  • He needed money—money to fight with, money to live on, money to keep up his hollow pretense of respectability.

    Mortmain | Arthur Cheny Train
  • We must show them the false foundation and the hollow pretense upon which such schemes are founded.

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