noun see fictive

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • fictiveness — See fictively. * * * …   Universalium

  • fictive — adjective Date: 1612 1. not genuine ; feigned 2. of, relating to, or capable of imaginative creation 3. of, relating to, or having the characteristics of fiction ; fictional • fictively adverb • fictiveness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • fictive — adjective creating or created by imagination. Derivatives fictiveness noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • fictive — adj. 1 creating or created by imagination. 2 not genuine. Derivatives: fictively adv. fictiveness n. Etymology: F fictif ive or med.L fictivus (as FICTILE) …   Useful english dictionary

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