[ fan-fik ]
/ ˈfænˌfɪk /
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.
Real Fans Only: The Meaning Behind Obsessive FandomWhether you’re a Deadhead, Belieber, or a member of Raider Nation, extreme passion lies at the heart of all fans. Oodles of fan sites, message boards, Tumblr feeds, and those old-fashioned print newsletters help fans share the love. Fans use language to set themselves (as a group) apart from fans of rival teams or other artists. They create catchy nicknames and make references that may …
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I suddenly realized at some point what it was that bugged me about Battlestar Galactica—it was fanfic!
/ (ˈfænˌfɪk) /
fiction written around previously established characters invented by other authors
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