factitiously
adverb see factitious

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • factitiously — factitious ► ADJECTIVE ▪ artificial; contrived. DERIVATIVES factitiously adverb factitiousness noun. ORIGIN Latin facticius made by art …   English terms dictionary

  • factitiously — adverb : in a factitious manner prepared to be factitiously gay : with factitious quality : artificially * * * factiˈtiously adverb • • • Main Entry: ↑factitious …   Useful english dictionary

  • factitiously — See factitious. * * * …   Universalium

  • factitiously — adverb In a factitious manner …   Wiktionary

  • factitiously — adv. falsely, in an artificial manner, unnaturally …   English contemporary dictionary

  • factitiously — fac·ti·tious·ly …   English syllables

  • factitious — factitiously, adv. factitiousness, n. /fak tish euhs/, adj. 1. not spontaneous or natural; artificial; contrived: factitious laughter; factitious enthusiasm. 2. made; manufactured: a decoration of factitious flowers and leaves. [1640 50; < L… …   Universalium

  • factitious — adjective Etymology: Latin facticius, from factus, past participle of facere to make, do more at do Date: 1646 1. produced by humans rather than by natural forces 2. a. formed by or adapted to an artificial or conventional standard b. produced by …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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  • factitiousness — See factitiously. * * * …   Universalium

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