Fabrication definition

fabrikāzhən
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A fabricating or being fabricated; construction; manufacture.
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A fabricated thing; esp., a falsehood, false excuse, etc.
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The definition of fabrication is something that is false or not real.

The burglar’s made-up reason for stealing is an example of a fabrication.

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(uncountable) The act of fabricating, framing, or constructing; construction; manufacture.

The fabrication of a bridge, a church, or a government.

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(countable) That which is fabricated; a falsehood.

The story is doubtless a fabrication.

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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
fabrication
Plural:
fabrications

Origin of fabrication

  • From Middle French fabrication, from Latin fabricatio

    From Wiktionary