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There are 2 meanings of the word Feign.

How to pronounce feign:


Feign - as a verb

Make believe with the intent to deceive

Example: "He feigned that he was ill"

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Hyponyms (Broadly Related)

Make a pretence of

Example: "She assumed indifference, even though she was seething with anger"

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Example Sentences

"He tried to feign surprise when he heard the news."
"She would often feign illness to avoid going to school."
"The suspect attempted to feign innocence during the interrogation."
"He always feigns confidence, even when he is unsure of himself."
"She feigned interest in his story, but was actually bored."
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Word Game Points

Is FEIGN a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, feign is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

FEIGN has a SCRABBLE points total of 9.

Is FEIGN a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, feign is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
FEIGN has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 11.

Is FEIGN a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, feign is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
FEIGN has a WORDFEUD points total of 10.

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