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  Definition of Pretext
  1. an artful or simulated semblance; "under the guise of friendship he betrayed them"
  2. something serving to conceal plans; a fictitious reason that is concocted in order to conceal the real reason
Similar Words: guise, pretense, pretence, stalking-horse

 

Hyponyms: putoff

 

 
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