A short story.
Something meant to deceive or mistakenly accepted as true:
A story demonstrating a moral point.
A book consisting of a collection of descriptions of real and fabulous animals, often including a moral or allegorical interpretation of each animal's behavior. Bestiaries were particularly popular in medieval Europe.
A story in which people, things, and happenings have a hidden or symbolic meaning
The definition of an ancedote is a short entertaining story.
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(Countable) That which is fabricated; a falsehood
The definition of a parable is a simple story with a moral or a story told to teach a lesson.
A malicious story, piece of gossip, or petty complaint.
A story; account; tale
Lack of accuracy or truth; falsity; deception
A thing or whole having actual existence. Often used with the:
The belief in and reverence for a supernatural power or powers, regarded as creating and governing the universe:
The state of believing; conviction or acceptance that certain things are true or real
Find another word for fables. In this page you can discover 21 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for fables, like: stories, lies, fantasies, exempla, bestiaries, allegories, yarns, anecdota, legends, fictions and fabrications.