Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / fictile
FEEDBACK

fictile

See definition of fictile on Dictionary.com
  • as inearthen
  • as inplastic
  • as inpliant
  • as inwaxy

synonyms for fictile

  • dirt
  • made of earth
  • mud
  • rock
  • stone
  • elastic
  • molded
  • bending
  • ductile
  • formable
  • moldable
  • pliable
  • pliant
  • resilient
  • shapeable
  • supple
  • workable
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
QUIZ
Be Bold And Take This Word Of The Day Quiz!
START THE QUIZ

How to use fictile in a sentence

Other productions of the Company are the egg-shell specimens of fictile ware, which demand the most artistic skill of the potter.
THE RIVERS OF GREAT BRITAIN: RIVERS OF THE EAST COASTVARIOUS
When the remains were burned, a fictile vessel was used to contain the ashes.
AN ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF IRELAND FROM AD 400 TO 1800MARY FRANCES CUSACK
Examples of this kind of weaving may be obtained from the fictile remains of nearly all the Atlantic States.
PREHISTORIC TEXTILE FABRICS OF THE UNITED STATES, DERIVED FROM IMPRESSIONS ON POTTERYWILLIAM HENRY HOLMES
A fourth form of fabric, illustrated in Fig. 98, is of very rare occurrence on our fictile remains.
PREHISTORIC TEXTILE FABRICS OF THE UNITED STATES, DERIVED FROM IMPRESSIONS ON POTTERYWILLIAM HENRY HOLMES
Impressions upon pottery represent a class of work utilized in the fictile arts.
PREHISTORIC TEXTILE FABRICS OF THE UNITED STATES, DERIVED FROM IMPRESSIONS ON POTTERYWILLIAM HENRY HOLMES
The fictile art is the offshoot and has within itself no predilection for decoration.
A STUDY OF THE TEXTILE ART IN ITS RELATION TO THE DEVELOPMENT OF FORM AND ORNAMENTWILLIAM H. HOLMES
In the first none of the fictile ware was turned on the wheel or fire-baked.
THE MASCULINE CROSSANONYMOUS
The study of the fictile art of the potter, even from the theoretical side alone, cannot fail to quicken and broaden education.
POTTERY, FOR ARTISTS CRAFTSMEN & TEACHERSGEORGE J. COX
Many others of the Indian tribes practised the fictile art, very few, so far as is known, being entirely ignorant of it.
THE CERAMIC ARTJENNIE J. YOUNG
Fictile, fik′til, adj. used or fashioned by the potter, plastic.
CHAMBERS'S TWENTIETH CENTURY DICTIONARY (PART 2 OF 4: E-M)VARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
Choose the synonym for future
capacitor

WORDS RELATED TO FICTILE

  • dirt
  • fictile
  • made of earth
  • mud
  • rock
  • stone
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.