[fab-ri-key-shuh n] /ˌfæb rɪˈkeɪ ʃən/
the act or process of ; manufacture.
something , especially an untruthful statement:
His account of the robbery is a complete fabrication.
c.1500, “manufacturing, construction,” from Middle French fabrication and directly from Latin fabricationem (nominative fabricatio), noun of action from past participle stem of fabricare (see fabricate). Meaning “lying, falsehood, forgery” is from late 18c.
[fab-ri-keyt] /ˈfæb rɪˌkeɪt/ verb (used with object), fabricated, fabricating. 1. to make by art or skill and labor; construct: The finest craftspeople fabricated this clock. 2. to make by assembling parts or sections. 3. to devise or invent (a legend, lie, etc.). 4. to fake; forge (a document, signature, etc.). /ˈfæbrɪˌkeɪt/ verb (transitive) 1. to […]
[fuh-brish-ee-uh s, -brish-uh s; Danish fah-bree-syoo s] /fəˈbrɪʃ i əs, -ˈbrɪʃ əs; Danish fɑˈbri syʊs/ noun 1. Johan Christian [yoh-hahn kris-chuh n;; Danish yoh-hahn kris-tyahn] /ˈyoʊ hɑn ˈkrɪs tʃən;; Danish yoʊˈhɑn ˈkrɪs tyɑn/ (Show IPA), 1743–1808, Danish entomologist.
- Fabric sculpture
noun an art form of soft sculpture made from textiles, esp. dolls and figures
noun 1. a substance added to fabrics during laundering to make them puffier and softer. noun a solution or solution-treated cloth added to a washer or dryer to soften clothes