Synonyms of fairy tale in English:

fairy tale


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noun

1‘the film was inspired by a fairy tale’

SYNONYMS

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

informal yarn

2‘she accused him of telling fairy tales’

SYNONYMS

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

whopper, cock and bull story, angler's tale

British porky, porky pie, pork pie

humorous terminological inexactitude