factitious

The word “factitious” has 3 syllables: fac-ti-tious.

It's pronounced as /fækˈtɪʃəs/.


What is synonym and antonym for factitious?

In the thesaurus, “factitious” has 16 synonyms and 10 antonyms.

Here are synonyms and antonyms for factitious along with examples of usage in sentences.


Synonyms for factitious

  • artificial
  • dummy
  • exaggerated
  • fake
  • false
  • faux
  • imitation
  • imitative
  • mechanical
  • mock
  • pseudo
  • simulated
  • spurious
  • strained
  • synthetic
  • unnatural

Antonyms for factitious

Meanings of factitious

  • adjective
    1. Created by humans; artificial.
    2. Counterfeit, fabricated, fake.

Example Sentences

  • The artist created a factitious environment in his surreal paintings.
  • Her smile seemed factitious, masking the true emotions beneath the surface.
  • The comedian's laughter appeared factitious, designed to entertain the audience.
  • The politician's promises sounded factitious, lacking sincerity and genuine intent.
  • The company's attempt at a cultural rebranding felt forced and factitious to many employees.

On this page you'll find 26 synonyms, antonyms, or another words to factitious, such as: artificial, artless, authentic, dummy, exaggerated, fake, false.

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