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figments

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plural of figment

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1 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

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2 something that is the product of the imagination
  • thus far, the invisible human being has been nothing more than a figment of fantasy writers

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“Figments.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/figments. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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