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Another word for artificial

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Adjective
  1. Made by human beings instead of nature

    See also:

    culture

  2. Made to imitate something else

    See also:

    real

  3. Not genuine or sincere

    See also:

    true

  4. Marked by unnaturalness, pretension, and often a slavish love of fads

    See also:

    honest

Another word for artificial

Synonym Study

  • Counterfeit and spurious are applied to a careful imitation deliberately intended to deceive counterfeit money, a spurious signature
  • Ersatz , which refers to an artificial substitute, always implies an inferior substance ersatz coffee made from chicory
  • Synthetic is applied to a substance that is produced by chemical synthesis and is used as a substitute for a natural substance which it resembles synthetic dyes
  • Artificial is applied to anything made by human work, esp. if in imitation of something natural artificial hair