a conception or image created by the imagination and having no objective reality <unable to find any tracks in the snow the next morning, I was forced to conclude that the shadowy figure had been a figment of my imagination> Synonyms chimera
fantasm), pipe dream
Related Words ignis fatuus
something that is the product of the imagination <thus far, the invisible human being has been nothing more than a figment of fantasy writers> Related Words anecdote
; fairy tale
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