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Detailed Translations for pretext from English to Spanish


pretext [the ~] noun

  1. the pretext (pretence; illusion; guise; pretense)
    la ilusión; la apariencia; la pretensión

Translation Matrix for pretext:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
apariencia guise; illusion; pretence; pretense; pretext appearance; disguise; exterior; fame; façade; looks; name; pretence; pretense; reputation; respectability; sham
ilusión guise; illusion; pretence; pretense; pretext Utopia; bogey; castle in the air; delusion; dream; fabrication; fallacy; false hopes; fantasm; fantasy; fata morgana; figment of the imagination; ghost; hallucination; ideal state; illusion; imaginair bogey; imagination; mirage; optical illusion; phantasm; phantasy; phantom; pipe dream; specter; spectre; trick of vision; wrong notion
pretensión guise; illusion; pretence; pretense; pretext arrogance; conceitedness; haughtiness; presumptuousness; pretension; price list; proposal; proposal of marriage; table of charges
- guise; pretence; pretense; stalking-horse
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- prevarication

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Related Definitions for "pretext":

  1. an artful or simulated semblance1
  2. something serving to conceal plans; a fictitious reason that is concocted in order to conceal the real reason1

Wiktionary Translations for pretext:

Cross Translation:
pretext son; pretexto; excusa smoes — verzinsel als uitvlucht, voorwendsel, uitvlucht ebank|smoes1
pretext pretexto; excusa Vorwand — vorgeschobene, erfundene Begründung für eine Handlung
pretext pretexto prétexte — Cause simulée, supposée.