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fictional

fic·tion·al

fictional

 
 
pronunciation:
fIk sh nl
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of, relating to, or in the category of fiction.
He was a journalist, but he wrote fictional stories as well.
antonyms:
true
similar words:
mythical
definition 2: existing only in fiction.
A fictional town is the setting of this historically-based novel.
antonyms:
real
similar words:
fictitious
derivation: fictionally (adv.)