dissimulate definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To disguise (one's motives, as an example) under a feigned look. See Synonyms at disguise.
    • To disguise (one's intentions, for example) under a feigned appearance. See Synonyms at disguise.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • To conceal a person's true emotions or objectives.
    • To dissemble; to feign; to pretend.
    • To conceal your real thoughts or objectives.
    • To dissemble; to feign; to pretend.
  • verb:
    • To practise deception by concealment or omission or by feigning a false appearance.
    • to disguise or disguise by following a false look.
    • To connive at; to wink at; to pretend not to notice.
    • conceal (emotions) from other folks
    • To practise deception by concealment or omission or by feigning a false appearance.
    • To hide or disguise by following a false look.
    • To connive at; to wink at; to imagine not to ever observe.
    • conceal (emotions) from other men and women
  • adjective:
    • Feigning; simulating; pretending.
    • Feigning; simulating; pretending.
  • others:
    • To simulate the contrary of; cause to appear distinctive from the reality.
    • Synonyms Simulate, Disguise, etc. See dissemble.
    • To practise dissimulation; make pretense; feign.
    • Dissembling; feigning.
    • To simulate the contrary of; cause to appear distinct from the reality.
    • Synonyms Simulate, Disguise, etc. See dissemble.
    • To practise dissimulation; make pretense; feign.
    • Dissembling; feigning.

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