过去式: feigned 过去分词: feigned 现在分词: feigning 第三人称单数: feigns
1.make believe with the intent to deceive
e.g. He feigned that he was ill
He shammed a headache
2.make a pretence of
e.g. She assumed indifference, even though she was seething with anger
he feigned sleep
If someonefeigns a particular feeling, attitude, or physical condition, they try to make other people think that they have it or are experiencing it, although this is not true.
e.g. One morning, I didn't want to go to school, and decided tofeign illness...
e.g. 'Giles phoned this morning,' Mirella said with feigned indifference.
1. 假装：专家全部变碎片(spall) 小花生病变小河(rill), 哥哥河边来烤肉(grill), 妹妹河边在尖叫(shrill), 弟弟河边钻孔忙(drill) 外国人(foreign)或者假装(feign)低头屈服(deign)于雨的统治(reign) 色缺就退隐(sequester),
2. 飞 恩(正在飞),假装(因为人不会飞)：feeling,飞了样(像飞一样),感 觉 |feign,飞 恩(正在飞),假装(因为人不会飞) | fish,费事(洗着、吃着吐刺费事). 鱼
3. 装作：feature: 特徵 |feign: 裝作 | fertile: 多產的
4. 假装,伪装：deign 屈尊,惠允(做某事) |feign 假装,伪装 | reign rule, esp. as a monarch 统治
Tom could not feign interest in what seemed so far away in time.出自：P. Pearce
Charlotte..feigned a weakness she did not entirely feel.出自：A. Schlee