fabulist

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French fabuliste.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fabulist (plural fabulists)

  1. A person who writes or tells fables.
    • 1843, Abraham Lincoln, Address to the People of Illinois:
      That great fabulist and philosopher Aesop illustrated it by his fable of the bundle of sticks []
  2. (figuratively) A liar.
    • 2022 August 25, Elizabeth Williamson, “Alex Jones Accused of Hiding Assets From Sandy Hook Families”, in The New York Times[1], ISSN 0362-4331:
      The Infowars fabulist has been funneling millions out of his empire while claiming bankruptcy, the Sandy Hook families suing him say.

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French fabuliste.

Noun[edit]

fabulist m (plural fabuliști)

  1. fabulist

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