English verb: fabricate
|1.||fabricate (creation) put together out of artificial or natural components or parts|
|Samples||The company fabricates plastic chairs.|
They manufacture small toys.
He manufactured a popular cereal.
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something.|
Something ----s something
|Narrower (hyponym)||mass-produce, raft|
|2.||fabricate (creation) make up something artificial or untrue|
|Synonyms||cook up, invent, make up, manufacture|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something|
|Broader (hypernym)||concoct, dream up, hatch, think of, think up|
|Narrower (hyponym)||concoct, confabulate, mythologise, mythologize, spin, trump up, vamp, vamp up|