Definition of pretexted in English:

pretexted

adjective

rare
  • Used as a pretext; pretended, false.

Origin

Early 17th century; earliest use found in John Ford (bap. 1586, d. a1653), playwright. Originally from pretext + -ed. In later use re-formed from pretext + -ed.

Pronunciation

pretexted

/priːˈtɛkstɪd/