Synonyms of fairy story in English:

fairy story

See definition of fairy tale


1‘a children's fairy story’

fairy tale, folk tale, folk story, traditional story, myth, legend, romance, fantasy, fable, fiction
informal yarn

2‘they deserve honest treatment, not fairy stories’

lie, white lie, fib, half-truth, untruth, falsity, falsehood, story, tall story, fairy tale, tall tale, made-up story, trumped-up story, fake news, fabrication, alternative fact, invention, piece of fiction, falsification
informal whopper, cock and bull story, angler's tale
British informal porky, porky pie, pork pie
humorous terminological inexactitude