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Another word for tall tale

  1. An entertaining and often oral account of a real or fictitious occurrence

      1. Secret or hitherto undivulged particulars of history or biography.
      2. A short, entertaining account of some happening, usually personal or biographical
      1. A fictitious story meant to teach a moral lesson: the characters are usually talking animals
      2. A story that is not true; falsehood
      3. A story about legendary persons and exploits.
      1. Romantic legend or tradition:
      2. A lie:
      3. An account or report regarding the facts of an event or group of events:
      1. A narrative of real or imaginary events; a story.
      2. A story or account of true, legendary, or fictitious events; narrative
      3. A malicious story, piece of gossip, or petty complaint.
      1. A continuous strand of twisted threads of natural or synthetic fibers, such as wool or nylon, used in weaving or knitting.
      2. (Informal) A long, often elaborate narrative of real or fictitious adventures; an entertaining tale.
      3. A tale or story, esp. one that seems exaggerated or hard to believe
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  2. An untrue declaration

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