A discarded condom, esp a floating one; manhattan eel (1930s+)
1. (in prescriptions) a confection. 1. . 1. . 2. . 3. .
[noun kon-fab; verb kuh n-fab, kon-fab] /noun ˈkɒn fæb; verb kənˈfæb, ˈkɒn fæb/ Informal. noun 1. a confabulation. verb (used without object), confabbed, confabbing. 2. to confabulate: They spent the morning confabbing over coffee in my office. /ˈkɒnfæb/ noun 1. a conversation or chat verb -fabs, -fabbing, -fabbed 2. (intransitive) to converse n. 1701, colloquial […]
[kuh n-fab-yuh-leyt] /kənˈfæb yəˌleɪt/ verb (used without object), confabulated, confabulating. 1. to converse informally; chat. 2. Psychiatry. to engage in . /kənˈfæbjʊˌleɪt/ verb (intransitive) 1. to talk together; converse; chat 2. (psychiatry) to replace the gaps left by a disorder of the memory with imaginary remembered experiences consistently believed to be true See also paramnesia […]
[kuh n-fab-yuh-ley-shuh n] /kənˌfæb yəˈleɪ ʃən/ noun 1. the act of ; conversation; discussion. 2. Psychiatry. the replacement of a gap in a person’s memory by a falsification that he or she believes to be true. n. mid-15c., “talking together,” from Late Latin confabulationem (nominative confabulatio), noun of action from past participle stem of Latin […]