fictitious

Contrived vs Fictitious - What's the difference?

contrived | fictitious |


As adjectives the difference between contrived and fictitious

is that contrived is unnatural, forced while fictitious is not real; invented; contrived.

As a verb contrived

is (contrive).

Invented vs Fictitious - What's the difference?

invented | fictitious |


As adjectives the difference between invented and fictitious

is that invented is fictional, made up, imaginary while fictitious is not real; invented; contrived.

As a verb invented

is (invent).

Fictitious vs Embroidery - What's the difference?

fictitious | embroidery |


As a adjective fictitious

is not real; invented; contrived.

As a noun embroidery is

the ornamentation of fabric using needlework.

Fictitious vs Bogus - What's the difference?

fictitious | bogus |


As adjectives the difference between fictitious and bogus

is that fictitious is not real; invented; contrived while bogus is counterfeit or fake; not genuine.

As a noun bogus is

(us|dialect) a liquor made of rum and molasses.

Fictitious vs Heteronym - What's the difference?

fictitious | heteronym |


As a adjective fictitious

is not real; invented; contrived.

As a noun heteronym is

(linguistics) a word having the same spelling as another, but a different pronunciation and meaning.

Fictitious vs Lurgy - What's the difference?

fictitious | lurgy |


As a adjective fictitious

is not real; invented; contrived.

As a noun lurgy is

(british|slang) a fictitious, highly infectious disease; often used in the phrase "the dreaded lurgi", sometimes as a reference to flu-like symptoms.

Fictitious vs Illegal - What's the difference?

fictitious | illegal |


As adjectives the difference between fictitious and illegal

is that fictitious is not real; invented; contrived while illegal is contrary to or forbidden by law, especially criminal law.

As a noun illegal is

(colloquial|offensive) an illegal immigrant.

Fictitious vs Phantom - What's the difference?

fictitious | phantom |


As adjectives the difference between fictitious and phantom

is that fictitious is not real; invented; contrived while phantom is illusive.

As a noun phantom is

something apparently seen, heard, or sensed, but having no physical reality; a ghost or apparition; something elusive or delusive.

Fictitious vs Factitious - What's the difference?

fictitious | factitious |

Fictitious is a see also of factitious.


As adjectives the difference between fictitious and factitious

is that fictitious is not real; invented; contrived while factitious is created by humans; artificial.

Fictitious vs Circumstantial - What's the difference?

fictitious | circumstantial |


As adjectives the difference between fictitious and circumstantial

is that fictitious is not real; invented; contrived while circumstantial is pertaining to or dependent on circumstances, especially as opposed to essentials; incidental, not essential.

As a noun circumstantial is

(chiefly|in the plural) something incidental to the main subject, but of less importance.

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