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Definition of figment noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

figment

 noun
noun
NAmE//ˈfɪɡmənt//
 
 
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Idioms
a figment of somebody's imagination
 
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something that someone has imagined and that does not really exist Are you telling me that these symptoms are just a figment of my imagination?
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