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  • If we are only fictive, it's pure imagination that candy and soda have any taste.†   (source)
  • Hiram S. Campbell was the fictive owner of Holmes's Englewood building.†   (source)
  • On the other hand, a too rigid insistence on the fictive world corresponding on all points to the world we know can be terribly limiting not only to our enjoyment but to our understanding of literary works.†   (source)
  • They ran about the room, holding up their hands and wailing, "Won't he never remember nothing about nothing?" and charged back to purr with fictive calm, "Now no use getting fussed, Fatty.†   (source)
  • The cold air gave fictive power.†   (source)
  • I have always fondly remembered a remark that I heard fall years ago from the lips of Ivan Turgenieff in regard to his own experience of the usual origin of the fictive picture.†   (source)
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