Thesaurus

feigns

verb
present tense third-person singular of feign

Synonyms of feigns

to present a false appearance of
  • I would never feign illness just to get out of a test

Synonyms for feigns

Words Related to feigns

Phrases Synonymous with feigns

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about feigns

Cite this Entry

“Feigns.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/feigns. Accessed 27 Oct. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on feigns

Nglish: Translation of feigns for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of feigns for Arabic Speakers

Comments on feigns

What made you want to look up feigns? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Namesakes Word Quiz

  • a citrus fruit possibly named after a person
  • Which of the following is a fruit named after a Moroccan seaport?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!