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Pseudologia Fantastica

An elaborate logical structure, obviously false, which a patient truly appears to believe.

Example: A man reasons that he is owed a government pension, as only an interviewer’s envy prevented his employment as a postman.

Pseudologia Fantastica
APA Reference
Grinnell, R. (2016). Pseudologia Fantastica. Psych Central. Retrieved on November 15, 2018, from