fab

[fab]

adjective Slang.


Origin of fab

First recorded in 1960–65; by shortening
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fab

1

adjective

short for fabulous

interjection

an expression of approval or enthusiasm

FAB

2

abbreviation for

flavoured alcoholic beverage
fuel air bomb
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Word Origin and History for fab
adj.

1957, slang shortening of fabulous.

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