fabulist

[ fab-yuh-list ]
/ ˈfæb yə lɪst /

noun

a person who invents or relates fables.
a liar.

Origin of fabulist

1585–95; < Middle French fabuliste, equivalent to < fābul(a) fable + -iste -ist
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fabulist

/ (ˈfæbjʊlɪst) /

noun

a person who invents or recounts fables
a person who lies or falsifies
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