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fabricate
used in The Bluest Eye

3 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
fabricate a story
Definition
make up something false
  • I learned quickly, however, what I was expected to do with the doll: rock it, fabricate storied situations around it, even sleep with it.
    2 — Autumn (22% in)
fabricate = make up something false
There are no more uses of "fabricate" flagged with this meaning in The Bluest Eye.

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?  —2 uses
exact meaning not specified
  • Their stuffed comfort was narcotic and had produced recollections and fabrications of hallucinations.
    4 — Spring (58% in)
  • Thus the conversion from pristine sadism to fabricated hatred, to fraudulent love.
    2 — Autumn (29% in)

There are no more uses of "fabricate" in The Bluest Eye.

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