What does fabulous mean?

Definitions for fabulous
ˈfæb yə ləsfab·u·lous

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word fabulous.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fabulous, fabadjective

    extremely pleasing

    "a fabulous vacation"

  2. fabulous, mythic, mythical, mythologic, mythologicaladjective

    based on or told of in traditional stories; lacking factual basis or historical validity

    "mythical centaurs"; "the fabulous unicorn"

  3. fabulousadjective

    barely credible

    "the fabulous endurance of a marathon runner"

Wiktionary

  1. fabulousadjective

    of or relating to fable, myth or legend.

  2. fabulousadjective

    characteristic of fables; marvelous, extraordinary, incredible, unbelievable, absurd, extreme, or exaggerated.

  3. fabulousadjective

    fictional or not believable; made up.

  4. fabulousadjective

    known for telling fables or falsehoods; unreliable.

  5. fabulousadjective

    very good; outstanding, wonderful.

  6. Etymology: From fabuleux or fabulosus, "celebrated in fable".

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Fabulousadjective

    Feigned; full of fables, or invented tales.

    Etymology: fabulosus, Latin.

    A person terrified with the imagination of spectres, is more reasonable than one who thinks the appearance of spirits fabulous and groundless. Joseph Addison, Spectator, №. 110.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fabulousadjective

    feigned, as a story or fable; related in fable; devised; invented; not real; fictitious; as, a fabulous description; a fabulous hero

  2. Fabulousadjective

    passing belief; exceedingly great; as, a fabulous price

  3. Etymology: [L. fabulosus; cf. F. fabuleux. See Fable.]

Freebase

  1. Fabulous

    "Fabulous" is an R&B song by Jaheim, featuring guest vocals by Tha' Rayne. It was released in 2002 and was the first single from his album Still Ghetto. It was produced by Kay Gee. This song samples "Wake Up Everybody" by Harold Melvin and the Blue Notes. A music video for the single was shot in August 2002 in New Jersey and includes appearances by Mary J. Blige and Tha' Rayne. The song peaked at number seven on the Billboard Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Singles & Tracks chart and number 28 on the Hot 100. It also hit #1 on the Adult R&B chart for three weeks from February 1, 2003 to February 22, 2003.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fabulous in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fabulous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of fabulous in a Sentence

  1. Ehsan Sehgal:

    Beautiful dress, fabulous office, high rank, and the expensive ride cannot execute its precise context until the character mirrors beauty, decisions become glorious, justice stays dignified, and impartiality becomes a journey of life.

  2. Jack Kerouac, "On the Road":

    The only people for me are the mad ones, the ones who are mad to live, mad to talk, mad to be saved...the ones who never yawn or say a commonplace thing, but burn, burn, burn, like fabulous yellow roman candles exploding like spiders across the stars.

  3. Nancy Reagan:

    No, no. When you balance it all out, I've had a pretty fabulous life.

  4. Lauren Tarshis:

    It's been a wonderful surprise that kids of all types are fascinated by history, and they do like fast-paced plots and topics that are gripping, i get thronged by these fabulous little boys who have great ideas about a certain battle or detail in my books. And many of them springboard from my book into further research on their own.

  5. Robert Forster:

    And thats when I realized I was going to get another shot at a career, quentin Tarantinos 1997 film gave me a career back and the last 14 years have been fabulous.

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Translations for fabulous

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • легендарен, преувеличен, чудесен, баснословенBulgarian
  • fantastisk, fabelagtigDanish
  • sagenhaft, unglaubhaft, nicht glaubwürdig, mythisch, fabelhaft, außerordentlich, märchenhaft, außergewöhnlich, wunderbar, sagenumwoben, unhistorischGerman
  • fantástico, extraordinario, maravilloso, increíble, fabulosoSpanish
  • satumainen, tarumainen, tarunomainen, mahtavaFinnish
  • fabuleuxFrench
  • fabulousIrish
  • נפלאHebrew
  • menakjubkanIndonesian
  • favolosoItalian
  • 素晴らしいですJapanese
  • 굉장한Korean
  • легендарлуу, сыйкырдуу, укмуштууKyrgyz
  • pasakainsLatvian
  • fabelaktigNorwegian
  • fabulosoPortuguese
  • extraordinar, incredibil, fabulos, mitic, foarte bun, extrem de bun, legendarRomanian
  • необычайный, сказочный, баснословный, невероятный, преувеличенный, потрясающийRussian
  • fabulös, fantastisk, sagolik, underbarSwedish
  • เหลือเชื่อThai
  • şahane, harikaTurkish
  • hoang đườngVietnamese
  • פֿאַנטאַסטישYiddish

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