a figment of one's imagination

Definition of a figment of one's imagination

  1. :  something that one has imagined He insists that these dangers are real and not just a figment of his imagination.

Word by Word Definitions

figmentplay
  1. :  something made up or contrived

imaginationplay
  1. :  the act or power of forming a mental image of something not present to the senses or never before wholly perceived in reality

    :  creative ability

    :  ability to confront and deal with a problem :  resourcefulness


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