transitive verb (-ized; -izing) Date: 1831 fictionalizefictionization noun

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  • fictionize — fictionization, n. /fik sheuh nuyz /, v.t., fictionized, fictionizing. fictionalize. Also, esp. Brit., fictionise. [1825 35; FICTION + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • fictionize — verb To fictionalize …   Wiktionary

  • fictionize — (Roget s Thesaurus II) verb To impart a false character to (something) by alteration: doctor, fabricate, fake, falsify, fictionalize. See TRUE …   English dictionary for students

  • fictionize — fic·tion·ize …   English syllables

  • fictionize — transitive verb see fictionalize …   Useful english dictionary

  • fictionization — noun see fictionize …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • fictionization — See fictionize. * * * …   Universalium

  • fictionalize — fictionalization, n. fictionalizer, n. /fik sheuh nl uyz /, v.t., fictionalized, fictionalizing. to make into fiction; give a somewhat imaginative or fictional version of: to fictionalize a biography. Also, fictionize. Also, esp. Brit.,… …   Universalium

  • fictionalize — [fik′shə nəl īz΄] vt. fictionalized, fictionalizing to deal with (historical events, a person s life, etc.) in fictional form, as in a narrative that includes imaginary events, characters, dialogue, etc.: also fictionize fictionalization n …   English World dictionary

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