nonfiction

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noun non·fic·tion \ˌnän-ˈfik-shən\

Definition of nonfiction

  1. :  writing or cinema that is about facts and real events He prefers to read nonfiction rather than novels.

nonfictional

play \ˌnän-ˈfik-shnəl, -shə-nəl\ adjective

Examples of nonfiction in a sentence

  1. He reads a lot of nonfiction.

1867

First Known Use of nonfiction

1867


NONFICTION Defined for English Language Learners

nonfiction

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noun non·fic·tion \ˌnän-ˈfik-shən\

Definition of nonfiction for English Language Learners

  • : writing that is about facts or real events : all writing that is not fiction


NONFICTION Defined for Kids

nonfiction

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noun non·fic·tion \ˈnän-ˈfik-shən\

Definition of nonfiction for Students

  1. :  writing that is about facts or real events



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