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Cover of Rocket to the Moon
, a 1951 science fiction comic book.
From science + fiction; apparently coined in 1851 by W. Wilson.
- (key): /'sans ?f?kn/
- Hyphenation: sci?ence fic?tion
- Rhymes: -?kn
science fiction (uncountable)
- Fiction in which advanced technology or science is a key element.
- Some people consider motion pictures such as the Star Wars movies more as fantasies than science fiction.
- Technology that, while theoretically possible, is not yet practical.
- Despite decades of research, mass-market personal aircraft are still science fiction.
technology which is not yet practical
From English science fiction.
science fiction n (indeclinable)
- (literature) science fiction (genre of fiction)
- Synonym: fantastyka naukowa
- (colloquial) something unbelievable