Examples of conflation in a Sentence
the word “robustious” is probably a conflation of “robust” and “boisterous”
Recent Examples of conflation from the Web
So Diana wondered if she’d sometimes mutated, in his imagination, into the conflation and the cause of all his little castrations, the leering source of everything that smote and failed him.
Sometimes shows deal with the conflict between family and crime, and sometimes shows embrace the crime-family conflation, but rarely does a show begin and end with the two being one and the same in about every way imaginable.
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