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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A traditional legend or story originating among a particular people, handed down usually by word of mouth.

Usage examples (33)
  • Once in Europe, the folktale began to cleave in two.
  • The symbol of the crossbow is from a popular folktale.
  • There's an anime movie that is similar to that folktale.
  • It has the flavor of a folktale, something hand-crafted. for more
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