fabled

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adjective fa·bled \ˈfā-bəld\

Definition of fabled

  1. 1 :  fictitious

  2. 2 :  told or celebrated in fables

  3. 3 :  renowned, famous the team's fabled coach

Examples of fabled in a Sentence

  1. She served us some of her fabled cherry pie.

  2. the fabled unicorn continues to be a symbol of elusive and magical beauty

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FABLED Defined for English Language Learners

fabled

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adjective

Definition of fabled for English Language Learners

  • : told about in old stories

  • : widely known



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