Definition of pseudo- in English:


Translate pseudo- into Spanish

(also pseud-)
  • 1Supposed or purporting to be but not really so; false; not genuine.

    • ‘pseudoscience’
    supposedly, seemingly, apparently, allegedly, reportedly, professedly, ostensibly, on the face of it, to all appearances, on the surface, to all intents and purposes, outwardly, superficially, purportedly, nominally, by its own account, by one's own account, on paper
    supposed, seeming, apparent, alleged, reported, ostensible, purported, nominal, so-called, would-be, pseudo-
  • 2Resembling or imitating.

    • ‘pseudo-French’



/ˈso͞odō/ /ˈsudoʊ/


From Greek pseudēs ‘false’, pseudos ‘falsehood’.