pretend (that) black is white(redirected from pretend that black is white)
pretend (that) black is white
To say, believe, or act like what's true is the opposite of the real situation. The government can't keep pretending black is white, or else we're going to head into the same economic difficulty we were in ten years ago. The president could pretend that black is white, and he would still have people lining up to say that he is right.