A popular belief or story that has become associated with a person, institution, or occurrence, especially one considered to illustrate a cultural ideal:
A traditional, typically ancient story dealing with supernatural beings, ancestors, or heroes that serves as a fundamental type in the worldview of a people, as by explaining aspects of the natural world or delineating the psychology, customs, or ideals of society:
Find another word for fiction. In this page you can discover 47 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for fiction, like: novel, fabrication, untruth, invention, tale, romance, fantasy, lie, story, daydream and dream.
Just because it's fiction doesn't mean you can't learn from it.
"Robot" is a term almost one hundred years old, created in fiction before becoming a reality.
His characteristics in his prose fiction and descriptive work are not very different from those of his poetry.
In American works of fiction, particularly of New England authors, the reader will find a wealth of description of Massachusetts and New England life, past and present, as in the writings of William D.
It was a kind of fiction, a work of the imagination only, so far as he was concerned.