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fable

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  • nounfantasy, story
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Synonyms for fable

noun fantasy, story
  • fantasy
  • fiction
  • legend
  • myth
  • parable
  • tale
  • yarn
  • allegory
  • apologue
  • bestiary
  • bunk
  • crock
  • fabrication
  • falsehood
  • fib
  • figment
  • hogwash
  • invention
  • lie
  • romance
  • untruth
  • whopper
  • fairy story
  • fairy tale
  • fish story
  • old chestnut
  • old saw
  • one for the birds
  • tall story
  • white lie

Antonyms for fable

  • non-fiction
  • truth
  • sense
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to fable

allegory

noun. indirect representation, storytelling

apologue

noun. legend

fabrication

noun. lie

fairy tale

noun. children's imaginative story with magical characters

falsehood

noun. lie

fiction

noun. made-up story
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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