fictitiously fictitiously

Definition(s):

  1. (adv) in a false manner intended to mislead
  2. (adv) in a fictional manner (created by the imagination)

Usage(s):

  1. In one scene he holds a long pole, runs toward the high wall separating Palestine from Israel and vaults over it powerfully, gracefully and of course fictitiously.
  2. On the Navy's records the patient was fictitiously identified as Seaman Jones.

News

  • Using the 'zombie' method to teach neuroscience

    Halloween may be a fun time for kids to dress up in costumes and eat candy, but with the right tools it also can be a spooktacular learning opportunity. Dr. Steven Schlozman of Harvard Medical School and author of "The Zombie Autopsies" is perhaps the world's foremost expert at fictitiously dissecting the undead brain to illustrate neural functions. NewsHour Extra , the NewsHour's teacher ...
    on October 24, 2013     Source: The Online NewsHour

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