- fairy ring,
- fairy shrimp,
- fairy stone,
- fairy story,
- fairy swallow,
Origin of fairy tale
Examples from the Web for fairy-tale
Were the fairy-tale true it really would shame the affluent west.
The first tradition, in fairy-tale terms, is the villain tradition.Alleged Santa Barbara Killer Elliot Rodger and the Twisted Cult of Modern Masculinity|James Poulos|May 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The story of Singh and Patel is a heartwarming one, and perfectly fits into the mold of a fairy-tale Disney sports film.
Bernheimer is a well-known American fairy-tale writer, and Hunt is the editor of the Denver Quarterly.
Then she suffers a fairy-tale rescue at the hands of an aunt.Is Henry James’s ‘The Portrait of a Lady’ the Great American Novel?|Michael Gorra|August 30, 2012|DAILY BEAST
All the incidents of the medieval fairy-tale are viewed from the antique standpoint.
This fairy-tale, the first of the legends of the gods, is given in the version current among the people.The Chinese Fairy Book|Various
Now all that was downright selfish; it reminds one of a story—a sort of fairy-tale—about Minerva and Arachne.
She felt as if she wanted to break all the mirrors in the world, like the wicked queen in the French fairy-tale.The Rose Garden Husband|Margaret Widdemer
Is it like a fairy-tale where you stay when you aren't here?The Little Red Chimney|Mary Finley Leonard
"oral narrative centered on magical tests, quests, and transformations," 1749, translating French Conte de feés of Madame d'Aulnois (1698, translated into English 1699). As an adjective (also fairytale), attested by 1963.