FABRICATE in a Sentence

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 Meanings and Examples of FABRICATE
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 v.  build; put together out of components or parts
Classic Sentence:
1  Forbidden to stir even a hand, and almost afraid to breath, lest they should expose the frail fabric to the fury of the stream, the passengers watched the glancing waters in feverish suspense.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Get Context   In CHAPTER 5
2  He was aware that these battalions with their commotions were woven red and startling into the gentle fabric of softened greens and browns.
The Red Badge of Courage By Stephen Crane
Get Context   In Chapter 3
3  In some stages of his manufacture of the human fabric, the processes of Time are very rapid.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens
Get Context   In BOOK 1: CHAPTER XIV
4  A shudder overcame her and shook the light fabric of her nightdress throughout.
Return of the Native By Thomas Hardy
Get Context   In BOOK 5: 3 Eustacia Dresses Herself on a Black Morning
5  As for herself she threw a beautiful light gossamer fabric over her shoulders, fastening it with a golden girdle round her waist, and she covered her head with a mantle.
The Odyssey By Homer
Get Context   In BOOK X
6  In the distance along the course of the slow-flowing Liffey slender masts flecked the sky and, more distant still, the dim fabric of the city lay prone in haze.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce
Get Context   In Chapter 4
7  Thus the whole fabric, and especially Chichikov, came crashing to the ground.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Gogol
Get Context   In PART 1: CHAPTER XI
8  Whether they are herein made the tools of cunninger workmen, to pull down their own fabric, they were best look.
Second Treatise of Government By John Locke
Get Context   In CHAPTER XIX
9  They will all disappear, like the fabrics children build with cards, and which fall, one by one, under the breath of their builder, even if there are two hundred of them.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas
Get Context   In Chapter 94. Maximilian's Avowal.
10  I guess I have pretty fair taste in fabrics, but since I've known you I don't like to think about fussing with dress-designing.
Main Street By Sinclair Lewis
Get Context   In CHAPTER XXX
11  Yet these people were clothed in pleasant fabrics that must at times need renewal, and their sandals, though undecorated, were fairly complex specimens of metalwork.
The Time Machine By H. G. Wells
Get Context   In V
12  The counterpane and hangings of the bed, the window curtains, the little carpet, and all the ornamental textile fabrics in the room are oriental and gorgeous: the paper on the walls is occidental and paltry.
Arms and the Man By George Bernard Shaw
Get Context   In ACT I
13  In old Norse times, the thrones of the sea-loving Danish kings were fabricated, saith tradition, of the tusks of the narwhale.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville
Get Context   In CHAPTER 30. The Pipe.
14  Tis wicked fabrication of the whites, and I say it to the shame of my color that would make the warrior bow down before images of his own creation.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper
Get Context   In CHAPTER 22
Example Sentence: (36 in 3 pages)
16  Love is a fabric that nature wove and fantasy embroidered.
17  Moisture is drawn to the surface of the fabric so that it evaporates.
18  It is true that fabric, construction, and a designer name on a label elevate the price of clothing.
19  He took away half the fabric of an ordinary swimsuit - to reveal the belly button - and a superstar was born.
20  Another synthetic fabric, nylon is a resilient fabric that has a silky texture to it.
21  Be sure to steep the fabric in the dye bath for the full time prescribed.
22  When you choose pants you should remember that some fabric with a tendency to shrink.
23  If your jogging clothes weren't made out of permeable fabric, you'd drown in your own perspiration.
24  A dull blade is best for this job to avoid cutting fabric accidently.
25  A small, glittering ornament, such as a rhinestone or a sequin, applied to fabric or a garment.
26  It's not just the stories they tell but the fact that they all belong to unions that weaves Hollywood so intricately into the fabric of American life.
27  Softer fabrics are much more becoming than stiffer ones.
28  The fabrics are merchandised through a network of dealers.
29  The research content is the pattern design of upholstery fabrics.
30  Some silk fabrics will drape beautifully.