Adoption of the mannerisms, speech, or current attitude of fictional characters after exposure to them, no matter if in book form, or movie, or television. Almost always unintentional, it is usually realized suddenly, "I'm acting like "insert fictional character" right now."
Suddenly, Joshua realized how weird he was talking. "Oh no, I'm fictating the characters from the book I just read."
by Bookwyrm87 October 18, 2010