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fabled

[ fey-buhld ]
/ ˈfeɪ bəld /
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adjective
celebrated in fables: a fabled goddess of the wood.
having no real existence; fictitious: a fabled chest of gold.
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Origin of fabled

First recorded in 1730–40; fable + -ed3

OTHER WORDS FROM fabled

un·fa·bled, adjective
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British Dictionary definitions for fabled

fabled
/ (ˈfeɪbəld) /

adjective
made famous in fable
fictitious
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