fiction written by fans of a TV series, movie, etc., using existing characters and situations to develop new plots.
a work of fiction in this genre.
fiction written around previously established characters invented by other authors
See fan fiction
noun 1. (def 1). noun a fictional account written by a fan of a show, movie, book, or video game to explore themes and ideas that will not or cannot be explored via the originating medium; also written fan fiction , also called fanfic See fan fiction Word Origin 1944
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