Definition of feigned in English:

feigned

adjective

  • Simulated or pretended; insincere.

    ‘her eyes widened with feigned shock’
    • ‘That justification has already been rendered void by the judiciary, so a feigned appeal to ‘diversity’ is the only rationalization left.’
    • ‘You'll pardon me if I don't take this feigned outrage very seriously.’
    • ‘A controlled belly-laugh, followed by a small closing cough of feigned detachment.’
    • ‘It was part of a certain mood of feigned seriousness about ‘climate change.’’
    • ‘All of this feigned rankle and melodramatic outrage!’

Pronunciation

feigned

/fānd/