Synonyms of fairy story in English:

fairy story


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noun

1‘a children's fairy story’

SYNONYMS

fairy tale, folk tale, folk story, traditional story, myth, legend, romance, fantasy, fable, fiction

informal yarn

2‘they deserve honest treatment, not fairy stories’

SYNONYMS

lie, white lie, fib, half-truth, untruth, falsity, falsehood, story, tall story, fairy tale, tall tale, made-up story, trumped-up story, fake news, fabrication, alternative fact, invention, piece of fiction, falsification

whopper, cock and bull story, angler's tale

British porky, porky pie, pork pie

humorous terminological inexactitude