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A fictional character, thing, or event occurs in a story, play, or film, and has never actually existed or happened.
Fictional also means 'relating to fiction and the telling of stories'.
Something that is fictitious is false and is intended to deceive people.
|Adj.||1.||fictional - related to or involving literary fiction; "clever fictional devices"; "a fictional treatment of the train robbery"|
nonfictional - not fictional
|2.||fictional - formed or conceived by the imagination; "a fabricated excuse for his absence"; "a fancied wrong"; "a fictional character"|
unreal - lacking in reality or substance or genuineness; not corresponding to acknowledged facts or criteria; "ghosts and other unreal entities"; "unreal propaganda serving as news"