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Another word for figment

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Noun
  1. Any fictitious idea accepted as part of an ideology by an uncritical group; a received idea

      1. A traditional, typically ancient story dealing with supernatural beings, ancestors, or heroes that serves as a fundamental type in the worldview of a people, as by explaining aspects of the natural world or delineating the psychology, customs, or ideals of society:
      2. Such stories considered as a group:
      3. A popular belief or story that has become associated with a person, institution, or occurrence, especially one considered to illustrate a cultural ideal:
      1. The act or process of inventing:
      2. A new device, method, or process developed from study and experimentation:
      3. A mental fabrication, especially a falsehood.
      1. The category of literature, drama, film, or other creative work whose content is imagined and is not necessarily based on fact.
      2. Works in this category:
      3. A work within this category:
      1. The creative imagination; unrestrained fancy.
      2. Something, such as an invention, that is a creation of the fancy.
      3. A capricious or fantastic idea; a conceit.
      1. The act of creating.
      2. The fact or state of having been created.
      3. The act of investing with a new office or title.

Another word for figment

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