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Definition 1: an imaginary person represented in a work of fiction (play or film or story) - [noun denoting person]

Samples where fictional character or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • she is the main character in the novel

Synonyms for fictional character in the sense of this definition

(fictional character is a kind of ...) a creature of the imagination; a person that exists only in legends or myths or fiction

(... is a kind of fictional character ) the principal character in a work of fiction

(... is an instance of fictional character) a fictitious detective in stories by A. Conan Doyle

(... is an instance of fictional character) the cruel slave dealer in an anti-slavery novel by Harriet Beecher Stowe

(... is an instance of fictional character) in the Arabian Nights a hero who tells of the fantastic adventures he had in his voyages

(... is an instance of fictional character) a fictional beagle in a comic strip drawn by Charles Schulz

(... is an instance of fictional character) the fictional woodcutter who discovered that `open sesame' opened a cave in the Arabian Nights' Entertainment

(... is an instance of fictional character) the boy whose upbringing was described by Jean-Jacques Rousseau

(... is an instance of fictional character) one of a race of intelligent horses who ruled the Yahoos in a novel by Jonathan Swift

(... is an instance of fictional character) a personification of the United States government

(... is an instance of fictional character) a servile black character in a novel by Harriet Beecher Stowe

(... is an instance of fictional character) the fictional storyteller of tales written in the Black Vernacular and set in the South; the tales were first collected and published in book form in 1880

(... is an instance of fictional character) the title character in a German folk tale and in a poem by Robert Browning

(... is an instance of fictional character) a male character in French pantomime; usually dressed in white with a whitened face

(... is an instance of fictional character) a cartoon character created by Walt Disney

(... is an instance of fictional character) a mischievous boy in a novel by Mark Twain

(... is an instance of fictional character) the title character in a story by Washington Irving about a man who sleeps for 20 years and doesn't recognize the world when he wakens

(... is an instance of fictional character) an imaginary inhabitant of Ruritania

(... is an instance of fictional character) a man raised by apes who was the hero of a series of novels by Edgar Rice Burroughs

(... is an instance of fictional character) the boy hero of a novel by Mark Twain

(... is an instance of fictional character) legendary follower of Robin Hood; noted for his size and strength

(... is an instance of fictional character) a girl in a fairy tale who meets a wolf while going to visit her grandmother

(... is an instance of fictional character) singer in a novel by George du Maurier who was under the control of the hypnotist Svengali

(... is an instance of fictional character) fictional character created by James Thurber who daydreams about his adventures and triumphs

(... is an instance of fictional character) one of a race of brutes resembling men but subject to the Houyhnhnms in a novel by Jonathan Swift

(... is an instance of fictional character) a legendary king of the Britons (possibly based on a historical figure in the 6th century but the story has been retold too many times to be sure); said to have led the Knights of the Round Table at Camelot

(... is an instance of fictional character) (Arthurian legend) the most virtuous knight of the Round Table; was able to see the Holy Grail

(... is an instance of fictional character) (Arthurian legend) a nephew of Arthur and one of the knights of the Round Table

(... is an instance of fictional character) (Arthurian legend) wife of King Arthur; in some versions of the legend she became Lancelot's lover and that led to the end of the Knights of the Round Table

(... is an instance of fictional character) (Arthurian legend) one of the knights of the Round Table; friend of King Arthur until (according to some versions of the legend) he became the lover of Arthur's wife Guinevere

(... is an instance of fictional character) fictional character in a play by George Pitt; a barber who murdered his customers

(... is an instance of fictional character) the musician in a novel by George du Maurier who controls Trilby's singing hypnotically

(... is an instance of fictional character) a fictional character in Dostoevsky's novel `Crime and Punishment'; he kills old women because he believes he is beyond the bounds of good or evil

(... is an instance of fictional character) legendary English outlaw of the 12th century; said to have robbed the rich to help the poor

(... is an instance of fictional character) the hero of Daniel Defoe's novel about a shipwrecked English sailor who survives on a small tropical island

(... is an instance of fictional character) a dwarf in one of the fairy stories of the brothers Grimm; tells a woman he will not hold her to a promise if she can guess his name and when she discovers it he is so furious that he destroys himself

(... is an instance of fictional character) a merciless usurer in a play by Shakespeare

(... is an instance of fictional character) (Middle Ages) the nephew of the king of Cornwall who (according to legend) fell in love with his uncle's bride (Iseult) after they mistakenly drank a love potion that left them eternally in love with each other

(... is an instance of fictional character) (Middle Ages) the bride of the king of Cornwall who (according to legend) fell in love with the king's nephew (Tristan) after they mistakenly drank a love potion that left them eternally in love with each other

(... is an instance of fictional character) a stock character in commedia dell'arte depicted as a boastful coward

(... is an instance of fictional character) (Arthurian legend) the magician who acted as King Arthur's advisor

(... is an instance of fictional character) the main character in a play and novel by J. M. Barrie; a boy who won't grow up

(... is an instance of fictional character) fictional detective in novels by Erle Stanley Gardner

(... is an instance of fictional character) a fictional character who was hit on the head with an acorn and believed that the sky was falling

(... is an instance of fictional character) a fictional young girl who is saved from her stepmother and stepsisters by her fairy godmother and a handsome prince

(... is an instance of fictional character) a pompous reactionary cartoon character created by Sir David Low

(... is an instance of fictional character) fictional vampire in a gothic horror novel by Bram Stoker

(... is an instance of fictional character) the hero of a romance by Cervantes; chivalrous but impractical

(... is an instance of fictional character) the hero of a Spanish epic poem from the 12th century

(... is an instance of fictional character) a villainous Jew in a novel by Charles Dickens

"Fagin was a fence who trained boys as pickpockets"

(... is an instance of fictional character) a dissolute character in Shakespeare's plays

(... is an instance of fictional character) a fictional cat with a broad fixed smile on its face; created by Lewis Carroll

(... is an instance of fictional character) hero of American folk tales; portrayed as an enormously strong black man who worked on the railroads and died from exhaustion after winning a contest with a steam drill

(... is an instance of fictional character) (Greek mythology) one of the heroes who sailed with Jason in search of the Golden Fleece

(... is an instance of fictional character) an imaginary elephant that appears in a series of French books for children

(... is an instance of fictional character) the woman who guided Dante through Paradise in the Divine Comedy

(... is an instance of fictional character) the legendary hero of an anonymous Old English epic poem composed in the early 8th century; he slays a monster and becomes king but dies fighting a dragon

(... is an instance of fictional character) (fairytale) a monstrous villain who marries seven women; he kills the first six for disobedience

(... is an instance of fictional character) British secret operative 007 in novels by Ian Fleming

(... is an instance of fictional character) the fictional character of a rabbit who appeared in tales supposedly told by Uncle Remus and first published in 1880

(... is an instance of fictional character) a legendary giant lumberjack of the north woods of the United States and Canada

"Paul Bunyan had a blue ox named Babe" "the lakes of Minnesota began when Paul Bunyan and Babe's footprints filled with water"

(... is an instance of fictional character) a Catholic priest who was the hero of detective stories by G. K. Chesterton

(... is an instance of fictional character) an alchemist of German legend who sold his soul to Mephistopheles in exchange for knowledge

(... is an instance of fictional character) a 6-inch tall inhabitant of Lilliput in a novel by Jonathan Swift

(... is an instance of fictional character) tough cynical detective (one of the early detective heroes in American fiction) created by Raymond Chandler

(... is an instance of fictional character) fictional character created by Charles Dickens; an eternal optimist

(... is an instance of fictional character) the imaginary author of a collection of nursery rhymes

(... is an instance of fictional character) Japanese sleuth created by John Marquand

(... is an instance of fictional character) the hero of William Shakespeare's tragedy who would not trust his wife

(... is an instance of fictional character) an incurable optimist in a satire by Voltaire

(... is an instance of fictional character) a character in the commedia dell'arte; portrayed as a foolish old man

(... is an instance of fictional character) the hero of William Shakespeare's tragedy who was betrayed and mistreated by two of his scheming daughters

(... is an instance of fictional character) a nonexistent person popularized by American servicemen during World War II

"Kilroy was here"

(... is an instance of fictional character) the fictional Swiss scientist who was the protagonist in a gothic novel by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley; he created a monster from parts of corpses

(... is an instance of fictional character) the monster created by Frankenstein in a gothic novel by Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (the creator's name is commonly used to refer to his creation)

(... is an instance of fictional character) a cartoon character created by Walt Disney

(... is an instance of fictional character) a fictional Englishman who travels to the imaginary land of Lilliput in a satirical novel by Jonathan Swift

(... is an instance of fictional character) the hero of William Shakespeare's tragedy who hoped to avenge the murder of his father

(... is an instance of fictional character) a fictional English admiral during the Napoleonic Wars in novels written by C. S. Forester

(... is an instance of fictional character) the villain in William Shakespeare's tragedy who tricked Othello into murdering his wife

(... is an instance of fictional character) a fictional detective in novels by Georges Simenon

(... is an instance of fictional character) in the Arabian Nights a boy who acquires a magic lamp from which he can summon a genie

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