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semiautobiographical

[ sem-ee-aw-tuh-bahy-uh-graf-i-kuhl, sem-ahy- ]
/ ˌsɛm iˌɔ təˌbaɪ əˈgræf ɪ kəl, ˌsɛm aɪ- /
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adjective
pertaining to or being a fictionalized account of an author's own life.
pertaining to or being a work of fiction strongly influenced by events in an author's life.
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Origin of semiautobiographical

First recorded in 1935–40; semi- + autobiographical
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