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verb [transitive] fictionalize pronunciation in American English /ˈfɪkʃən(ə)lˌaɪz/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyfictionalize
he/she/itfictionalizes
present participlefictionalizing
past tensefictionalized
past participlefictionalized
  1. to use a real event as the story for a book, play, or movie by changing some details
    a fictionalized account of the 1992 presidential campaign

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