Student Thesaurus

One entry found for factitious.
Entry Word: factitious
Function: adjective
Text: 1 being such in appearance only and made with or manufactured from usually cheaper materials <presumably the statue is of factitious marble, because for that price you're not going to get the real stuff> -- see IMITATION
2 lacking in natural or spontaneous quality <the factitious friendliness shown by the beauty-pageant contestants to one another> -- see ARTIFICIAL 1