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Webster 1913 Edition


Fictitious

Fic-ti′tious

,
Adj.
[L.
fictitius
. See
Fiction
.]
Feigned; imaginary; not real; fabulous; counterfeit; false; not genuine;
as,
fictitious
fame
.
Fic-ti′tious-ly
,
adv.
Fic-ti′tious-ness
,
Noun.

Webster 1828 Edition


Fictitious

FICTI'TIOUS

,
Adj.
[L. fictifius, from fingo, to feign.]
1.
Feigned; imaginary; not real.
The human persons are as fictitious as the airy ones.
2.
Counterfeit; false; not genuine; as fictitious fame.

Definition 2022


fictitious

fictitious

See also: fictional

English

Adjective

fictitious (comparative more fictitious, superlative most fictitious)

  1. Not real; invented; contrived.
    St. Mary Mead is a fictitious village from the books of Agatha Christie.

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