Definitions For Pretender

noun

  • A person who professes beliefs and opinions that he or she does not hold in order to conceal his or her real feelings or motives
  • A person who makes deceitful pretenses
  • A claimant to the throne or to the office of ruler (usually without just title)
  • Someone who claims to have the right to a particular title or position (such as king or queen) when others do not agree

Is Pretender a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Scrabble
12
Words with Friends
14

The word Pretender is worth 12 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Pretender in a Sentence

  • It turns out that the guy who claimed to work for a modeling agency was just a pretender

Synonyms for Pretender

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