Synonyms of 'titular'
in name only
He is titular head, and merely signs laws occasionally.
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An honorary title or membership of a group is given to someone without their needing to have the necessary qualifications, usually because of their public achievements.
an honorary member of the Golf Club
You use nominal to indicate that someone or something is supposed to have a particular identity or status, but in reality does not have it.
As he was still not allowed to run a company, his wife became its nominal head.
Thesaurus for titular from the Collins English Thesaurus
A titular job or position has a name that makes it seem important , although the person who has it is not really important or powerful .