fictitious character


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Noun1.fictitious character - an imaginary person represented in a work of fiction (play or film or story)fictitious character - an imaginary person represented in a work of fiction (play or film or story); "she is the main character in the novel"
imaginary being, imaginary creature - a creature of the imagination; a person that exists only in legends or myths or fiction
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So ingenious is conjecture that a personal resemblance has been discovered between the fictitious character and the deceased relative
I mean to be a man with a fictitious character that he has to keep up at the expense not merely of personal talents: To be a new kind of hypocrite hiding a talent in a new kind of napkin.
The true Fable, if it rise to its high requirements, ever aims at one great end and purpose representation of human motive, and the improvement of human conduct, and yet it so conceals its design under the disguise of fictitious characters, by clothing with speech the animals of the field, the birds of the air, the trees of the wood, or the beasts of the forest, that the reader shall receive advice without perceiving the presence of the adviser.
The introduction of the animals or fictitious characters should be marked with an unexceptionable care and attention to their natural attributes, and to the qualities attributed to them by universal popular consent.
As this remade reality emerged, a possibly fictitious character who appears only rarely became the crucial element in the narrative: behind the story of this mysterious city was a deep identification with a place whose existence has always been fragile.
Using Owen's letter as a template, the crafty kids and their teacher hatched a plan to write to each top flight club with exactly the same letter - penned by fictitious character, Sam Fisher-McCoy.
But all it not what it seems because the "cousin" is actually a fictitious character in a new political satire for TV.
As Sonia revealed to the viewers, Chloe is just a fictitious character played by a contest winner.
The Six Million Dollar Man may have been a fictitious character on a show of the same name, but advances in modern bionics have brought the concept of using technology to rebuild human limbs a step closer to reality.
The extent to which Muller merged with Musil's fictitious character was demonstrated by a small painting--based .
Both suspects had a fascination with a fictitious character that often posted" to websites dealing with stories about death and horror, the police chief told reporters at a news conference.
Dave is a fictitious character, a figment of my mind, so to speak, but also a prototype of thousands of young men I see around me.