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Synonyms for fictitious
fɪkˈtɪʃ əsfic·ti·tious

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Wiktionary0.0 / 0 votes

  1. fictitiousadjective

    Synonyms:
    invented, imaginary, contrived

  2. fictitiousadjective

    Not real; invented; contrived.

    St. Mary Mead is a fictitious village from the books of Agatha Christie.

    Synonyms:
    invented, imaginary, contrived

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. fictitious

    Synonyms:
    unreal, suppositious, spurious, imaginary

    Antonyms:
    real, true, historical, genuine, authentic, veritable

Princeton's WordNet3.0 / 1 vote

  1. fabricated, fancied, fictional, fictitiousadjective

    formed or conceived by the imagination

    "a fabricated excuse for his absence"; "a fancied wrong"; "a fictional character"

    Synonyms:
    fancied, put on, assumed, sham, false, pretended, fictional, fabricated, fictive

    Antonyms:
    existent, genuine, real, echt

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

    adopted in order to deceive

    "an assumed name"; "an assumed cheerfulness"; "a fictitious address"; "fictive sympathy"; "a pretended interest"; "a put-on childish voice"; "sham modesty"

    Synonyms:
    off-key, fancied, fake, mistaken, imitation, sour, delusive, fictive, simulated, put on, fictional, assumed, false, faux, sham, fabricated, pretended, untrue

    Antonyms:
    real, echt, existent, genuine

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. fictitiousadjective

    Synonyms:
    feigned, invented, imaginary, fanciful, unreal, not true

  2. fictitiousadjective

    Synonyms:
    false, counterfeit, spurious, supposititious, not genuine

PPDB, the paraphrase database5.0 / 1 vote

  1. List of paraphrases for "fictitious":

    fictional, fictive, dummy, bogus, notional, imaginary, sham, mock, false, shell, fake

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#3616shell
#5373assumed
#6134fake
#7915fabulous
#9015unauthorized
#11083simulated
#12027sour
#12352invented
#13230unreal
#13245dummy
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#13465faux
#15666mistaken
#15937imaginary
#17637imitation
#17797disputed
#18000fabricated
#18068bogus
#18142fictional
#19489exploded
#20014sham
#25316counterfeit
#27219fictitious
#28336spurious
#30218untrue
#33694pretended
#37301contrived
#39207notional
#50752fancied
#60134baseless
#78142apocryphal
#121604fictive
#203636delusive

How to use fictitious in a sentence?

  1. Clyde Parry:

    What if it were your family member that needed the services and the closest officer to your emergency was tied up on his fictitious call? The Coral Springs Police Department takes this seriously. I'm personally offended by the waste of our resources.

  2. Rudy Giuliani:

    The narrative about me is fictitious, it seems to be fed by a bunch of cackling hens around the watercooler.

  3. Yaakov Menken:

    Repeatedly accusing the Jewish state of Israel of ‘genocide,' ‘apartheid,' and other fictitious crimes while praising China, a country that is putting Muslims in internment camps, indicates an irrational hatred of Jews and not a concern for human rights, with regards to Jews, diversity heads seem to share much in common with grand wizards of the Ku Klux Klan, and it is clear that the entire field needs to be reevaluated before more Jewish students are placed at unnecessary risk.

  4. John Calvin:

    The sum is, that the worship of God must be spiritual, in order that it may correspond with His nature. For although Moses only speaks of idolatry, yet there is no doubt but that by synecdoche, as in all the rest of the law, he condemns all fictitious services which men in their ingenuity have invented.

  5. Mariano Rajoy:

    This is a fictitious, unreal candidature.


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