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Definition of "factitiousness" []

  • The quality of being factitious. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "factitiousness" in a sentence
  • "Nonetheless, the passage heightens the slight air of factitiousness in the novel, of an author very capably treading water."
  • "Aristotle prefers that the shuttle would shut up, because it announces its factitiousness rather than carry itself with an air of dignified inevitability."
  • "‘Let me kiss you — only a little one,’ he said with his usual delicacy, and without reading the factitiousness of her manner."