1. [syn: fabled, legendary]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Fable \Fa"ble\, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Fabled; p. pr. & vb. n.
To compose fables; hence, to write or speak fiction; to write
or utter what is not true. "He Fables not." --Shak.
Vain now the tales which fabling poets tell. --Prior.
He fables, yet speaks truth. --M. Arnold.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: celebrated in fable or legend; "the fabled Paul Bunyan
and his blue ox"; "legendary exploits of Jesse James"
[syn: fabled, legendary]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
22 Moby Thesaurus words for "fabled":
acclaimed, celebrated, distinguished, famed, famous, far-famed,
far-heard, honored, legendary, marked, much acclaimed, mythical,
notable, noted, notorious, of mark, of note, popular, renowned,
talked-about, talked-of, well-known