on one pretext or another
Definition of on one pretext or another
: using various reasons to hide the real reason for doing something She always managed to visit him on one pretext or another.
Word by Word Definitions
: a purpose or motive alleged or an appearance assumed in order to cloak the real intention or state of affairs
: different or distinct from the one first considered
: some other
: being one more in addition to one or more of the same kind
: an additional one of the same kind : one more
: one that is different from the first or present one
: one of a group of unspecified or indefinite things
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