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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Story, folktale.

Usage examples (18)
  • "fabula" by the way, is a Polish word meaning, roughly, the plot or narrative of a story.
  • It comes from the Latin fabula, meaning story or fable, and generally connotes something that is so grand as to seem mythical or legendary.
  • Spanish and Portuguese it comes from "fabula" (fable).
  • Another "fabula" descendant that continues to tell tales in English is "fable." for more
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