fable fable  /ˈfeɪ bəl/


  1. (n) a deliberately false or improbable account
  2. (n) a short moral story (often with animal characters)
  3. (n) a story about mythical or supernatural beings or events

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  1. Never Let Me Go: It's an existential fable about people trying to wring some happiness out of life before the lights go out.
  2. Before she was murdered, the actress starred in and directed Waitress, a quirky slice-of-life fable that's both funny and sentimental.
  3. Yet the real world does not lend itself to fable for long.


  1. The Shocking Poignance of Kanye West's Yeezus

    Could his most abrasive release yet actually be a sweet fable about true love?        
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Atlantic

  2. Molyneux gave "thumbs up" to Fable HD

    Lionhead lead designer says Peter Molyneux has played and approved Fable Anniversary.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: GameSpot

  3. SAR Productions is Pleased to Announce the Release of the ‘Sable Fable’ Movie Teaser

    The ‘Sable Fable’ teaser is a sneak preview of what to expect from SAR Productions' second instalment of the ‘sex and race’ trilogy. (PRWeb June 17, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10838791.htm
    on June 17, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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  1. "It was such a completed fable that it was hard to go back," Shelton said. "I couldn't figure out in the few years right after it came out, what do you do? Nuke's in the big leagues, Crash is managing in Visalia. Is Annie going to go to...
    on Apr 30, 2008 By: Ron Shelton Source: Washington Post

  2. "There's some very, very big things happening in Fable; bigger than you think," says Molyneux.
    on Feb 8, 2010 By: Peter Molyneux Source: Game Guru (blog)

  3. "The day will come when the mystical generation of Jesus," wrote Thomas Jefferson to John Adams, "by the supreme being as his father in the womb of a virgin, will be classed with the fable of the generation of Minerva in the brain of...
    on Mar 9, 2005 By: Thomas Jefferson Source: Political Affairs Magazine

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