Definitions for fabulous
ˈfæb yə ləsfab·u·lous
This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word fabulous.
"a fabulous vacation"
fabulous, mythic, mythical, mythologic, mythologicaladjective
based on or told of in traditional stories; lacking factual basis or historical validity
"mythical centaurs"; "the fabulous unicorn"
"the fabulous endurance of a marathon runner"
of or relating to fable, myth or legend.
characteristic of fables; marvelous, extraordinary, incredible, unbelievable, absurd, extreme, or exaggerated.
fictional or not believable; made up.
known for telling fables or falsehoods; unreliable.
very good; outstanding, wonderful.
Etymology: From fabuleux or fabulosus, "celebrated in fable".
Samuel Johnson's Dictionary
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.
Fabulous is a song first performed by Charlie Gracie in 1957. It is his second and last appearance on the Billboard Top 40 besides the chart-topping "Butterfly". It made it to number 16 on US Billboard chart. The song was popular in the United Kingdom and internationally reaching number 6 on the British Singles Chart. The song was written by Harold Land and Cameo-Parkway co-owner Kal Mann, under the pseudonym 'Jon Sheldon'.
Fabulous is an adjective that describes something or someone as exceptionally good, extraordinary, or marvelous. It commonly implies a sense of beauty, glamour, or charm. It can also refer to something that is beyond ordinary or impressive, often evoking feelings of awe or admiration. Overall, fabulous suggests a high level of quality, uniqueness, or desirability.
feigned, as a story or fable; related in fable; devised; invented; not real; fictitious; as, a fabulous description; a fabulous hero
passing belief; exceedingly great; as, a fabulous price
Etymology: [L. fabulosus; cf. F. fabuleux. See Fable.]
"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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The numerical value of fabulous in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of fabulous in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
In China, they have taken that big leap. So if Delhi had six fabulous new museums full of contemporary art, (and) people started to go, the whole market would be transformed.
For those who intend to discover and to understand, not to indulge in conjectures and soothsaying, and rather than contrive imitation and fabulous worlds plan to look deep into the nature of the real world and to dissect it -- for them everything must be sought in things themselves.
The design that Ashley did is just fabulous. I have been looking for 2 ½ years, and she did it in one try.
Whenever you go to any of these fabulous stores, [like] Kmart, Ann Taylor, Domino’s Pizza, Chili’s Bar Grill and Best Buy … Pottery Barn, Williams Sonoma … they’re going to ask if you’d like to give a dollar or two to the children of St. Jude.
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.
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- 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
- легендарлуу, сыйкырдуу, укмуштууKyrgyz
- extraordinar, incredibil, fabulos, mitic, foarte bun, extrem de bun, legendarRomanian
- необычайный, сказочный, баснословный, невероятный, преувеличенный, потрясающийRussian
- fabulös, fantastisk, sagolik, underbarSwedish
- şahane, harikaTurkish
- hoang đườngVietnamese
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