semifictionalized

fictionalize

[fik-shuh-nl-ahyz]
verb (used with object), fictionalized, fictionalizing.
to make into fiction; give a somewhat imaginative or fictional version of: to fictionalize a biography.
Also, fictionize.
Also, especially British, fictionalise.


Origin:
1920–25; fictional + -ize

fictionalization, noun
fictionalizer, noun
semifictionalized, adjective
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fictionalize or fictionalise (ˈfɪkʃənəˌlaɪz)
 
vb
(tr) to make into fiction or give a fictional aspect to
 
fictionalise or fictionalise
 
vb
 
fictionali'zation or fictionalise
 
n
 
fictionali'sation or fictionalise
 
n

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