Fabulous meaning

făbyə-ləs
Extremely pleasing or successful.

A fabulous vacation.

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Of or like a fable; imaginary, fictitious, or legendary.
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Barely credible; astonishing.

The fabulous endurance of a marathon runner.

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Hard to believe; incredible; astounding.
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(informal) Very good; wonderful.
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The definition of fabulous is someone or something that is imaginary, hard to believe or very good.

An example of fabulous is a fantasy tale.

An example of fabulous is a very extravagant party.

An example of fabulous is a perfect date.

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Of or relating to fable, myth or legend.
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Fictional or not believable; made up.
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Known for telling fables or falsehoods; unreliable.
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Very good; outstanding, wonderful.
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Origin of fabulous

  • Middle English mythical from Old French fabuleux from Latin fābulōsus from fābula fable fable

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From French fabuleux or Latin fābulōsus (“celebrated in fable”).

    From Wiktionary