Fictitious and Fictional

Fictitious

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Fictitious adjective – Not real and existing only in the imagination.
Usage example: his wartime exploits turned out to be entirely fictitious, as he had never even been in the military

Fictional is a synonym for fictitious in real topic. In some cases you can use "Fictional" instead an adjective "Fictitious", when it comes to topics like imaginary, untrue, invented. popular alternative
Nearby Words: fiction, fictional, fictitiously
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Fictional

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Fictional adjective – Not real and existing only in the imagination.
Usage example: the events in the horror movie seemed so real to some fans that they could not believe that the whole thing was fictional

Fictitious is a synonym for fictional in real topic. You can use "Fictitious" instead an adjective "Fictional", if it concerns topics such as imaginary, invented. popular alternative
Nearby Words: fiction, fictitious, fictionally, fictionalised
Synonyms for Fictional

Things that words describes

sport fictitious sport fictional sport
account fictitious account fictional account
counterpart fictitious counterpart fictional counterpart
company fictitious company fictional company
Other nouns: band, series, show, characters, universe, country, nation, game, story, documents, holiday, version, film, town, city, movie, names, events, stories, island, creatures, countries, versions, counterparts.
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