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fictitiousadjective [not gradable]

 us   /fɪkˈtɪʃ·əs/
invented and not true or existing; false: He registered at the hotel under a fictitious name.
(Definition of fictitious from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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uk   us   /fɪkˈtɪʃəs/
not real: Executives invented fictitious sales to justify amounts transferred offshore. Many of the internet customers had been giving fictitious names and addresses.
(Definition of fictitious from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fictitious”
in Arabic خَيالي…
in Korean 허구의…
in Portuguese fictício, imaginário…
in Catalan fictici…
in Japanese 架空の…
in Chinese (Simplified) 虚构的, 虚假的…
in Turkish uydurma, hayal mahsulü, hayalî…
in Russian вымышленный…
in Chinese (Traditional) 虛構的, 虛假的…
in Italian fittizio…
in Polish zmyślony, fikcyjny…
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