HyperDic: fabrication

English > 5 senses of the word fabrication:
NOUNcommunicationfabrication, fiction, fablea deliberately false / false or improbable account
actfabrication, fictionalization, fictionalisationwriting in a fictional form
actfabrication, manufacture, manufacturingthe act of making something (a product) from raw materials
actfabrication, assemblythe act of constructing something (as a piece of machinery)
actfabrication, lying, prevaricationthe deliberate act of deviating from the truth
fabrication > pronunciation
Soundsfae.brihkey'shahn
RhymesAachen ... Zukerman: 2572 rhymes with ahn...
English > fabrication: 5 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningA deliberately false / false or improbable account.
Synonymsfiction, fable
NarrowercanardA deliberately misleading fabrication
Broaderfalsehood, falsity, untruthA false statement
Spanishelucubración, fábula, ficción, invención
Catalanfaula, ficció, invenció
Verbsfabricatemake up something artificial or untrue
English > fabrication: 5 senses > noun 2, act
Meaningwriting in a fictional form.
Synonymsfictionalization, fictionalisation
Broaderwriting, authorship, composition, penningThe act of creating written works
Verbsfabricatemake up something artificial or untrue
English > fabrication: 5 senses > noun 3, act
MeaningThe act of making something (a product) from raw materials.
Example"the synthesis and fabrication of single crystals"
Synonymsmanufacture, manufacturing
Narrowerformation, shapingThe act of fabricating something in a particular shape
newspeakdeliberately ambiguous and contradictory language use to mislead and manipulate the public
prefabricationThe manufacture of sections of a building at the factory so they can be easily and rapidly assembled at the building site
Broadercreating from raw materialsThe act of creating something that is different from the materials that went into it
Spanishelaboración, fabricación, manufacturación, manufactura, producción
Catalanelaboració, fabricació, manufactura
Verbsfabricateput together out of artificial or natural components or parts
English > fabrication: 5 senses > noun 4, act
MeaningThe act of constructing something (as a piece of machinery).
Synonymassembly
Broaderconstruction, buildingThe act of constructing something
Oppositedismantling, dismantlement, disassemblyThe act of taking something apart (as a piece of machinery)
Spanishconstrucción, ensamblaje, fabricación, montaje
Catalanassemblatge, fabricació, muntatge
Verbsfabricateput together out of artificial or natural components or parts
English > fabrication: 5 senses > noun 5, act
MeaningThe deliberate act of deviating from the truth.
Synonymslying, prevarication
Narrowerfibbing, palteringA trivial act of lying or being deliberately unclear
Broaderfalsification, misrepresentationA willful perversion of facts
Spanishembuste, mentira, prevaricación
Catalanbutllofa, mentida
Verbsfabricateput together out of artificial or natural components or parts

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