Synonyms and Antonyms of confabulation
an exchange of views for the purpose of exploring a subject or deciding an issue
- There seemed to be some sort of lengthy confabulation going on in the next room.
argument, argumentation, back-and-forth, colloquy, confab, conference, consult, consultation, council, counsel, debate, deliberation, dialogue (also dialog), discussion, give-and-take, palaver, parley, talk
bull session, chat room, forum, meeting, powwow, roundtable, seminar, skull session (also skull practice), symposium, talkathon
chat, conversation, rap, words
bargaining, consultancy, negotiation, pourparler
friendly, informal conversation or an instance of this
- We began our confabulation with that traditional icebreaker: an innocuous discussion of the weather.
backchat, cackle, chat, chatter, chitchat, confab, gab, gabfest, gossip, jangle, jaw, palaver, patter, rap, schmooze, small talk, table talk, talk, tête-à-tête
colloquy, conference, discourse, parley, powwow, symposium
debate, dialogue (also dialog), exchange, give-and-take
crosstalk, happy talk
yak (also yack), yammer, yap