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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Capable of imaginative creation; Adopted in order to deceive.

Usage examples (36)
  • fictive talent
  • Her novel The Sweetest Dream (2001) is a stand-alone sequel in fictive form.
  • He described the excited states of the liquid by the motion of certain fictive particles called quasiparticles.
  • Painting is, in other words, a fictive art, and it is often most shamelessly fictional when masquerading as unembellished Realism. for more
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