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Definition 1: a literary work based on the imagination and not necessarily on fact - [noun denoting communication]

(fiction is a kind of ...) imaginative or creative writing

(... is a kind of fiction ) a work of fiction describing an imaginary place where life is extremely bad because of deprivation or oppression or terror

(... is a kind of fiction ) an extended fictional work in prose; usually in the form of a story

(... is a kind of fiction ) fiction with a large amount of imagination in it

"she made a lot of money writing romantic fantasies"

(... is a kind of fiction ) a piece of fiction that narrates a chain of related events

"he writes stories for the magazines"

(... is a kind of fiction ) a work of fiction describing a utopia

Definition 2: a deliberately false or improbable account - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for fiction in the sense of this definition

(fiction is a kind of ...) a false statement

(... is a kind of fiction ) a deliberately misleading fabrication

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