fictionalize

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fictional +‎ -ize

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fictionalize (third-person singular simple present fictionalizes, present participle fictionalizing, simple past and past participle fictionalized)

  1. To retell something real as if it were fiction, especially by fabricating falsehoods
  2. To convert something into a novel or other dramatic work

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