Synonyms for Fiction:

n.

invention, adaptation, classic, detective, untruth, comedy, black comedy, lie, drama, fantasy. real, vision, fancy, Phantasma, reverie, dream, daydream, illusion, Phantasm. belief, creation. cock-and-bull story, whopper, misrepresentation, tall tale, true, fib, fish story, Inveracity, misstatement, canard, falsity. composition (noun)
short story.
falsehood (noun)
figment, crookedness, deceptiveness, dishonesty, phoniness, delusion, deceit, fraudulence, duplicity, falsehood.
fiction (noun)
fable, fabrication.
untruth (noun)
lie.

Other synonyms:

lie, canard, cock-and-bull story, fish story. misstatement, untruth, fib, Phantasma, tall tale, fantasy, daydream, misrepresentation, Inveracity. whopper, falsity, reverie, Phantasm. dream, fancy, illusion. invention, vision. creation.

Usage examples for fiction

  1. Even in fiction this circumstance is noticeable. – William Hickling Prescott by Harry Thurston Peck