Definitions

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  • n. A person who fabricates or manufactures something; a manufacturer
  • n. A person who makes a fabrication of something; a counterfeiter or falsifier

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who fabricates; one who constructs or makes.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who fabricates or constructs; a maker or manufacturer.
  • n. One who invents a false story; one who makes fictions.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. someone who tells lies

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Examples

  • She recommended that I call the fabricator and tell them I wanted a ΒΌ inch radius for the corners.

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  • His early stories were often existential reflections on the experience of war and flying, but later he became known as a fabricator of elegant, subversive plot-driven tales, earning him the soubriquet 'Master of the Macabre'.

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  • So, I tried and tried to call the fabricator but didn't get a call back.

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  • He calls the fabricator and they work out a schedule.

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  • A basic 3D printer, also known as a fabricator or "fabber," now costs less than a laser printer did in 1985.

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  • A basic 3D printer, also known as a fabricator or "fabber", now costs less than a laser printer did in 1985.

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  • DIA labeled this defector a "fabricator" and attached a warning notice to his report, but the notice was so highly restricted that other intelligence officials never saw it.

    The Rise And Fall Of Chalabi: Bush's Mr. Wrong

  • The meetings were brokered by two Iran-contra figures: Michael Ledeen, a Washington academic and prominent neoconservative activist who was close to a number of senior Bush administration officials at the time, and Manucher Ghorbanifar, a Paris-based Iranian businessman who served as a middleman for arms deals in the 1980s and was long ago branded a "fabricator" by the CIA.

    Keeping Secrets From the CIA

  • When asked how a "fabricator" could have been used for such an important speech, a CIA analyst who worked on Powell's speech said, "we lost the thread of concern ... as time progressed I don't think we remembered."

    Printing: How Neocon Favorites Duped U.S.

  • The Agency believes Ghorbanifar is a serial "fabricator" and forbids its officers from having anything to do with him.

    08/30/2004

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