noun Date: 1909 literature or cinema that is not fictional • nonfictional adjective

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  • nonfiction — (izg. nȍnfìkšn) m DEFINICIJA umj. pisanje o zbiljskim činjenicama, događajima, osobama; pravac u suvremenoj književnosti, opr. fiction ETIMOLOGIJA engl …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • nonfiction — [spelling only] …   English World dictionary

  • nonfiction — noun Written works intended to give facts, or true accounts of real things and events. Often used attributively. Encyclopedias, how to manuals and biographies are all considered nonfiction and so are kept in the nonfiction section …   Wiktionary

  • nonfiction — nonfictional, adj. nonfictionally, adv. /non fik sheuhn/, n. 1. the branch of literature comprising works of narrative prose dealing with or offering opinions or conjectures upon facts and reality, including biography, history, and the essay… …   Universalium

  • nonfiction — /nɒnˈfɪkʃən/ (say non fikshuhn) noun 1. a class of writing comprising works dealing with facts and events, rather than imaginative narration: we publish only nonfiction. –adjective Also, nonfictional. 2. denoting or relating to writing of this… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Nonfiction — Документальная литература, научная литература …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • Nonfiction — Non|fic|tion auch: Non Fic|tion 〈[nɔnfı̣kʃən] n.; ; unz.〉 1. Sach , Fachbuch 2. Sach , Fachbuchliteratur [engl. non „nicht“ + fiction „Erfindung, Erzählung“] * * * Non Fic|tion, Non|fic|tion [( )nɔn fɪkʃn̩ ], die; , auch: das; [s] [engl. amerik.… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • nonfiction — Synonyms and related words: article, autograph, brainchild, composition, computer printout, copy, document, draft, edited version, engrossment, essay, fair copy, fiction, final draft, finished version, first draft, flimsy, holograph, letter,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • nonfiction — (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. reality; history, [auto]biography, article, dissertation; journalism, exposé. See writing, publication.Ant., fiction …   English dictionary for students

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