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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

fa•ble*ˈfeɪ bəl(n.; v.)-bled, -bling.

  1. (n.)a short tale used to teach a moral, often with animals as characters.

    Category: Literature

  2. a story not founded on fact.

    Category: Literature

  3. a legend or myth.

    Category: Literature

  4. lie; falsehood.

  5. (v.i.)Archaic.to tell or write fables.

    Category: Literature

  6. (v.t.)to describe as if true.

* Syn: See legend.

Origin of fable:

1250–1300; ME < AF, OF < L fābula a story, tale =fā(ri) to speak +-bula suffix of instrument

fa′bler(n.)

Wiktionary

  1. fabler(Noun)

    A writer of fables; a fabulist; a dealer in untruths or falsehoods.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fabler(noun)

    a writer of fables; a fabulist; a dealer in untruths or falsehoods

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