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British English: /ˈfɪkʃ(ə)n/
American English: /ˈfɪkʃ(ə)n/

Translation of fiction in French:


  • 2 (books)
    to write fiction
    écrire des romans
    light fiction
    romans (mpl) de lecture facile
    American fiction
    le roman américain
    in fiction
    dans les romans
    children's fiction
    littérature (f) pour enfants
  • 3 (delusion) liberty is a fiction
    la liberté est une illusion
  • 4 (untruth) his address is a fiction
    son adresse est fictive
    do you really believe that fiction that she was sick?
    est-ce que tu crois vraiment à cette histoire de maladie?
  • 6 (pretence) See examples: they keep up the fiction that …
    ils font croire à tout le monde que …

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