Meaning of fabricate

fab•ri•cate

Pronunciation: (fab'ri-kāt"), [key]
— -cat•ed, -cat•ing.
  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.).
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
See also: