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fabricate

verb [T] uk   /ˈfæb.rɪ.keɪt/ us  
to invent or produce something false in order to deceive someone: He was late, so he fabricated an excuse to avoid trouble. He claims that the police fabricated evidence against him.
fabrication
noun [C or U] uk   /ˌfæb.rɪˈkeɪ.ʃən/ us  
The evidence he gave in court was a complete fabrication.
Translations of “fabricate”
in Spanish inventar…
in French inventer…
in German erfinden…
in Chinese (Traditional) 捏造,虛構, 偽造…
in Russian фабриковать…
in Turkish uydurmak, yalan düzmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 捏造,虚构, 伪造…
in Polish zmyślać, fabrykować…
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