fictive : Definition, Usages, News and More
- s adopted in order to deceive
- s capable of imaginative creation
- Last week real events in a small Maine community seemed on the verge of following those in fictive Berryville.
- NOCs are among the government's most closely guarded secrets, because they often work for real or fictive private companies overseas and are set loose to spy solo.
- Chandler's fictive cast talked out of the sides of their mouths; the author was raised in England and given a classical education.
News & Articles
- ‘Raising’ Chickens With Mark Twain
Tom Sawyer, the fictive alter ego of Mark Twain, was no fan of labor. As the famous white-washing scene in Tom Sawyer shows, if Tom could find a way to persuade, convince, or coerce someone else to do the work for him, that would be a task worth putting effort into—not the drudgery of painting a fence.
Sept. 2, 2013 - Takepart.com via Yahoo! News