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Fictitious

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Adjective

1. fabricated, fancied, fictional, fictitious

formed or conceived by the imagination

Example Sentences:
'a fabricated excuse for his absence'
'a fancied wrong'
'a fictional character'

2. assumed, false, fictitious, fictive, pretended, put on, sham

adopted in order to deceive

Example Sentences:
'an assumed name'
'an assumed cheerfulness'
'a fictitious address'
'fictive sympathy'
'a pretended interest'
'a put-on childish voice'
'sham modesty'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


Fictitious

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adjective
1. 
not genuine or authentic; assumed; false
to give a fictitious address
2. 
of, relating to, or characteristic of fiction; created by the imagination

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Fictitious

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adjective
1. 
of or like fiction; imaginary
2. 
not real; pretended; false
fictitious joy
3. 
assumed for disguise or deception
a fictitious name

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Fictitious

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adj.
1. Concocted or fabricated, especially in order to deceive or mislead; make up: a fictitious name; fictitious transactions.
2. Of or relating to the characters, settings, or plots that are created for a work of fiction: a book in which fictitious characters interact with historical figures.

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