Definition of


  1. (adj, all) celebrated in fable or legend
    legendary exploits of Jesse James

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Synonyms of Fabled


Origin of the word Fabled

  1. c.1600, ?unreal, invented,? pp. adj. from fable (v.) ?to tell tales? (late 14c.); see fable. Meaning ?celebrated in fable? is from 1706. more

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