Not real or genuine; pretended; counterfeit; insincere; false. A feigned friend. Give ear unto my prayer, that goeth not out of feigned lips. (Ps. Xvii. 1) Feignedly, Feignedness, Her treacherous sister Judah hath not turned unto me with her whole heart, but feignedly. (Jer. Iii. 10) feigned issue, an issue produced in a pretended action between two parties for the purpose of trying before a jury a question of fact which it becomes necessary to settle in the progress of a cause.