- Man-made; of artifice.
- The flowers were artificial, and he thought them rather tacky.
- False, misleading.
- Her manner was somewhat artificial.
Etymology: Via (French: artificiel), from artificialis from artificium "skill", from artifex, from ars "skill", and -fex, from facere "to make".
- Dutch: kunstmatig, artificieel, onnatuurlijk, nagemaakt
- German: kí¼nstlich
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