How to use Pretenses in a sentence

pretenses
  • Mr. Bohun considered the Whigs as a party of political swindlers, who had obtained power by false pretenses.

    0
    1
  • Is it a " contrivance of human wisdom, " or of human craft to obtain money from a nation under specious pretenses?

    0
    1
  • So unless you have that awkward conversation, (I really like you as a friend, but nothing more right now) then it wouldn't be right for you to go with him under false pretenses.

    0
    1
    Advertisement