Synonyms of fairy tale in English:

fairy tale


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noun

1‘the film was inspired by a fairy tale’

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

2‘she accused him of telling fairy tales’

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