What does fabricate mean?

Definitions for fabricateˈfæb rɪˌkeɪt

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word fabricate.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. manufacture, fabricate, construct(verb)

    put together out of artificial or natural components or parts

    "the company fabricates plastic chairs"; "They manufacture small toys"; He manufactured a popular cereal"

  2. fabricate, manufacture, cook up, make up, invent(verb)

    make up something artificial or untrue

Wiktionary

  1. fabricate(Verb)

    To form into a whole by uniting its parts; to frame; to construct; to build; as, to fabricate a bridge or ship.

  2. fabricate(Verb)

    To form by art and labor; to manufacture; to produce; as, to fabricate computer chips.

  3. fabricate(Verb)

    To invent and form; to forge; to devise falsely; as, to fabricate a lie or story.

  4. fabricate(Verb)

    To cut up an animal as preparation for cooking, particularly used in reference to fowl.

  5. Origin: From fabricatus, perfect passive participle of fabricor, fabrico, from fabrica; see fabric and forge. Compare with French fabrique.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fabricate(verb)

    to form into a whole by uniting its parts; to frame; to construct; to build; as, to fabricate a bridge or ship

  2. Fabricate(verb)

    to form by art and labor; to manufacture; to produce; as, to fabricate woolens

  3. Fabricate(verb)

    to invent and form; to forge; to devise falsely; as, to fabricate a lie or story

  4. Origin: [L. fabricatus, p. p. of fabricari, fabricare, to frame, build, forge, fr. fabrica. See Fabric, Farge.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Fabricate

    fab′ri-kāt, v.t. to put together by art and labour: to manufacture: to produce: to devise falsely.—n. Fabricā′tion, construction: manufacture: that which is fabricated or invented: a story: a falsehood.—adj. Fab′ricative.—n. Fab′ricator. [L. fabricāri, -ātusfabrica, fabric.]

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fabricate in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fabricate in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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