- n1. origination, creation, composition, discovery; fabrication, concoction, construction, production; device, contrivance, instrument, mechanism, contraption, gadget, Inf. thingumagig, Inf. thingama-bob; expedient, step, measure, maneuver, stratagem, devisal, excogitation, plan, design, formulation; bright idea, coup, master stroke, Inf. trump card.2. imagination, creativity, artistry, originality, ingenuity, resourcefulness, inventiveness; inspiration, verve, genius, cleverness, adeptness, adroitness, skill-fulness.3. fantasy, daydream, reverie, vision, illusion; whim, romanticism, romance, myth, ideality.4. figment, fiction, fable, yarn, tall tale or story, fish story, cock-and-bull story, Inf. song and dance; falsehood, lie, fib, untruth, prevarication, mendacity, untruthfulness; forgery, fake, couterfeit, sham, falsification, minting, coinage
A Note on the Style of the synonym finder. 2014.