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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - (psychiatry) a plausible but imagined memory that fills in gaps in what is remembered; An informal conversation.

Usage examples (36)
  • The idea of "confabulation" is central to "The Museum of Lost Wonder," as you might expect.
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  • February 23, 2005, 3: 05 pm confabulation or the tower of babel?
  • Why are some representatives buying into the Iran confabulation now? for more
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