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Meaning of CONFABULATION

Pronunciation:  kun`fabyu'leyshun

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  (psychiatry) a plausible but imagined memory that fills in gaps in what is remembered
  2. [n]  an informal conversation
 

CONFABULATION is a 13 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: chat, confab, schmoose, schmooze
 
 See Also: causerie, chin-wag, chin-wagging, chitchat, conversation, gab, gabfest, gossip, memory, small talk, tittle-tattle

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Con*fab`u*la"tion\, n. [L. confabulatio.]
Familiar talk; easy, unrestrained, unceremonious
conversation.

      Friends' confabulations are comfortable at all times,
      as fire in winter.                       --Burton.

 

 

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