Definition of Protending. Meaning of Protending. Synonyms of Protending

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Definition of Protending

Protending
Protend Pro*tend", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Protended; p. pr. & vb. n. Protending.] [L. protendere, protensum; pro before, forth + tendere to stretch.] To hold out; to stretch forth. [Obs.] With his protended lance he makes defence. --Dryden.

Meaning of Protending from wikipedia

- Whilst Police are dealing with the accident another criminal, Dixie, protends to call for an ambulance and steals £5000 worth of jewellery. Inspector...