- Present participle of confabulate.
Variant of confabulate
intransitive verbconfabulated, confabulating
- to talk together in an informal way; chat
- Psychol. to fill in gaps in the memory with detailed accounts of fictitious events believed true by the narrator
Origin of confabulate; from past participle of Classical Latin confabulari, to talk together ; from com-, together + fabulari, to converse: see fable