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1. fictional

adjective. ['ˈfɪkʃənəl'] formed or conceived by the imagination.

Synonyms

  • fictitious
  • fabricated
  • fancied

Antonyms

  • realistic
  • unreality
  • natural
  • sincere

Etymology

  • -al (English)
  • fiction (English)
  • fictionem (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Fictional

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Example sentences of the word fictional


1. Adjective
Add a little fictional humor into the tale to make him laugh.

Quotes containing the word fictional


1. If you will practice being fictional for a while, you will understand that fictional characters are sometimes more real than people with bodies and heartbeats.
- Richard Bach, Illusions: The Adventures of a Reluctant Messiah

2. To achieve lasting literature, fictional or factual, a writer needs perceptive vision, absorptive capacity, and creative strength.
- Lawrence Clark Powell

3. The urge to create a fictional narrative is a mysterious one, and when an idea comes, the writer's sense of what a story wants to be is only vaguely visible through the penumbra of inspiration.
- Adam Johnson

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