The whole point of being a pageant queen is to trot around in your bikini to be ogled at while feigning sexual naiveté.
The Islamabad establishment has been feigning ignorance for years.
Both the psychologist who oversaw the testing and Rosenbaum concluded that Ortega was not “feigning.”
c.1300, from Old French feign-, present participle stem of feindre "pretend, represent, imitate, shirk" (12c.), from Latin fingere "to touch, handle; devise; fabricate, alter, change" (see fiction). Related: Feigned; feigning.