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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A short moral story (often with animal characters).

Usage examples (37)
  • Aesop's fables are good examples of apologues.
  • Bramble forms the subject of the oldest known apologue.
  • In this same apologue we have doubtless a duplicate, the original or
  • Conformably with the above apologue, a king had a business of importance in hand. for more
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