Synonyms of fabulous in English:


See US English definition of fabulous

See UK English definition of fabulous

See Spanish definition of astronómico


1‘they are paid fabulous salaries’

tremendous, stupendous, prodigious, phenomenal
extraordinary, remarkable, exceptional
astounding, amazing, astonishing, fantastic, breathtaking, overwhelming, staggering, unthinkable, inconceivable, unimaginable, incredible, unbelievable, unheard of, unthought of, unspeakable, unutterable, untold, ineffable, implausible, improbable, unlikely, impossible, undreamed of, beyond one's wildest dreams, beyond the realm of reason
informal mind-boggling, mind-blowing, amazeballs

ordinary, tiny

2‘we had a fabulous time’

excellent, marvellous, superb, very good, first-rate, first-class, wonderful, outstanding, exceptional, magnificent, splendid, superlative, matchless, peerless
informal great, super, terrific, tremendous, fantastic, sensational, stellar, ace, fab, supercalifragilisticexpialidocious, A1, cool, awesome, magic, wicked, tip-top, top-notch, out of sight, out of this world, way-out, capital
British informal brill, smashing
US informal on fleek
Australian, New Zealand informal bonzer
British informal, dated spiffing, topping, top-hole, wizard
humorous super-duper

bad, boring

3‘a fabulous horse-like beast with a female human head’

mythical, legendary, mythic, mythological, fabled, folkloric, fairy-tale, heroic, traditional
fictitious, imaginary, imagined, made up, unreal, hypothetical, fantastic, proverbial, apocryphal
allegorical, symbolic, symbolical