fictional






adjective

  1. invented as part of a work of fiction: Sherlock Holmes is a fictional detective.
  2. of, like, or characterized by fiction: He used a fictional situation to explain the subject.
adj.

“pertaining to fiction,” 1843, from fiction + -al (1). Earlier fictitious also was used in this sense (1773).

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