tale
1. [ noun ] an account describing incidents or events
Synonyms: story narrative recital yarn narration
Examples:

"a farfetched narrative" "after dinner he told the children stories of his adventures"

Related terms: report message fairytale tall_tale sob_story relation nursery_rhyme tearjerker folktale canterbury_tales introduction body conclusion tell tell tell yarn
2. [ noun ] a trivial lie
Synonyms: story taradiddle tarradiddle fib
Examples:

"he told a fib about eating his spinach" "how can I stop my child from telling stories?"

Related terms: lie fairytale fib
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