This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word factitious
Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
not produced by natural forces
"brokers created a factitious demand for stocks"
WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
Created by humans, artificial.
Origin: From factitius "artificial", from facere "to make, do".
Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)
made by art, in distinction from what is produced by nature; artificial; sham; formed by, or adapted to, an artificial or conventional, in distinction from a natural, standard or rule; not natural; as, factitious cinnabar or jewels; a factitious taste