Predicate: dissimulate

Roleset id: dissimulate.01 , to hide feelings/motives by pretense, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

dissimulate.01: DISSIMULATE-V NOTES: Created by Claire (from dissimulate.01-v)


dissimulate (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: person feigning
        Arg1-PPT: motives, feelings, etc. hidden by arg 0

Example: Transitive

        Like children who-1 *T*-1 are incapable of *PRO*-1 dissimulating their basic wants and needs, Michael's manner of being in the world is uncensored and spontaneous.

        Arg0: *PRO*-1
        Rel: dissimulating
        Arg1: their basic wants and needs