Definition of fictioneer in English:


Line breaks: fic¦tion|eer
Pronunciation: /fɪkʃəˈnɪə


A writer or inventor of fiction: he was a fictioneer of extraordinary invention
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  • I explained that his novels would be in competition with the slick, fast-paced, thrill-a-minute entertainments of the American pulp fictioneers.
  • The short story is considered by many (if not most) fictioneers to be the most difficult mode of narrative expression.
  • Our parents' generation or our grandparents' remembered the West as it was, and a lot of it was just as Romantic as fictioneers have dreamed it.

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