fabulist


fab·u·list

noun \ˈfa-byə-list\

Definition of FABULIST

1
:  a creator or writer of fables
2
:  liar
fabulist or fab·u·lis·tic \ˌfa-byə-ˈlis-tik\ adjective

Examples of FABULIST

  1. <a once highly admired journalist whose reputation is now that of a disgraced fabulist>

First Known Use of FABULIST

1593

Other Literature Terms

apophasis, bathos, bildungsroman, bowdlerize, caesura, coda, doggerel, euphemism, poesy, prosody

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