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make-believe

Translation of make-believe in Italian:

transitive verb

British English: /ˈmeɪkbɪliːv/
American English: /ˈmeɪkbəˌliv/
  • to make-believe that …
    fare finta che … o di …
    to make believe (that) one is a pirate
    giocare a fare il pirata

noun

British English: /ˈmeɪkbɪliːv/
American English: /ˈmeɪkbəˌliv/

adjective before n

British English: /ˈmeɪkbɪliːv/
American English: /ˈmeɪkbəˌliv/

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