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Synonyms for fabrication
ˌfæb rɪˈkeɪ ʃənfab·ri·ca·tion

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. fabrication

    Deceit is the habit, deception the act; guile applies to the disposition out of which deceit and deception grow, and also to their actual practise. A lie, lying, or falsehood, is the uttering of what one knows to be false with intent to deceive. The novel or drama is not a lie, because not meant to deceive; the ancient teaching that the earth was flat was not a lie, because not then known to be false. Untruth is more than lack of accuracy, implying always lack of veracity; but it is a somewhat milder and more dignified word than lie. Falsehood and lying are in utterance; deceit and deception may be merely in act or implication. Deception may be innocent, and even unintentional, as in the case of an optical illusion; deceit always involves injurious intent. Craft and cunning have not necessarily any moral quality; they are common traits of animals, but stand rather low in the human scale. Duplicity is the habitual speaking or acting with intent to appear to mean what one does not. Dissimulation is rather a concealing of what is than a pretense of what is not. Finesse is simply an adroit and delicate management of a matter for one's own side, not necessarily involving deceit. Compare ARTIFICE; FICTION; FRAUD; HYPOCRISY.

    Synonyms:
    craft, cunning, deceit, deceitfulness, deception, delusion, dissimulation, double-dealing, duplicity, falsehood, finesse, fraud, guile, hypocrisy, imposition, lie, lying, prevarication, trickery, untruth

    Antonyms:
    candor, fair dealing, frankness, guilelessness, honesty, openness, simplicity, sincerity, truth, veracity

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fabrication, fiction, fablenoun

    a deliberately false or improbable account

    Synonyms:
    lying, fictionalisation, manufacturing, allegory, assembly, legend, parable, prevarication, apologue, fictionalization, fiction, manufacture, fable

  2. fabrication, fictionalization, fictionalisationnoun

    writing in a fictional form

    Synonyms:
    lying, fictionalisation, manufacturing, assembly, prevarication, fictionalization, fiction, manufacture, fable

  3. fabrication, manufacture, manufacturingnoun

    the act of making something (a product) from raw materials

    "the synthesis and fabrication of single crystals"; "an improvement in the manufacture of explosives"; "manufacturing is vital to Great Britain"

    Synonyms:
    lying, fictionalisation, manufacturing, assembly, industry, prevarication, fictionalization, fiction, manufacture, fable

  4. fabrication, assemblynoun

    the act of constructing something (as a piece of machinery)

    Synonyms:
    lying, fictionalisation, manufacturing, assembly, meeting place, forum, assemblage, prevarication, gathering, fictionalization, fiction, manufacture, fable

  5. lying, prevarication, fabricationnoun

    the deliberate act of deviating from the truth

    Synonyms:
    lying, fictionalisation, manufacturing, evasiveness, assembly, manufacture, equivocation, lie, fictionalization, fiction, prevarication, fable

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. fabricationnoun

    Synonyms:
    construction

  2. fabricationnoun

    Synonyms:
    manufacture

  3. fabricationnoun

    Synonyms:
    invention, fiction, forgery, falsehood, figment, coinage of the brain

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "fabrication":

    manufacture, manufacturing, invention, production

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How to use fabrication in a sentence?

  1. De Laurentiis:

    The allegation of an affair was a fabrication back in 2010 and remains so today.

  2. Donald Trump:

    Every woman lied when they came forward to hurt my campaign -- total fabrication, the events never happened. Never. All of these liars will be sued after the election is over.

  3. Bruce Barket:

    Any suggestion that Mr. Tartaglione assaulted anyone is a complete fabrication, this story is being leaked to retaliate against Mr. Tartaglione for complaining to the court about the deplorable conditions at the MCC.

  4. Michael Douglas:

    I don’t know where to begin. This is a complete lie, fabrication, no truth to it whatsoever.

  5. Adam Andrzejewski:

    In an ironic vignette, at a healthcare facility dedicated to serving blind veterans—the new Palo Alto Polytrauma and Blind Rehabilitation Center—the agency wasted $670,000 on two sculptures no blind veteran can even see, the ‘Helmick Sculpture’ cost $385,000 (2014) and a parking garage exterior wall faade by King Ray Studio for the ‘design, fabrication, and installation of the public artwork’ cost $285,000 (2014).


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