fairytale


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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fairytale - a story about fairiesfairytale - a story about fairies; told to amuse children
narration, narrative, story, tale - a message that tells the particulars of an act or occurrence or course of events; presented in writing or drama or cinema or as a radio or television program; "his narrative was interesting"; "Disney's stories entertain adults as well as children"
Bluebeard - (fairytale) a monstrous villain who marries seven women; he kills the first six for disobedience
2.fairytale - an interesting but highly implausible story; often told as an excuse
fib, taradiddle, tarradiddle, tale, story - a trivial lie; "he told a fib about eating his spinach"; "how can I stop my child from telling stories?"
Translations

fairytale

[ˈfɛərɪteɪl]
A. ADJ [castle, world] → fantástico, de ensueño
B. CPD fairytale romance N (fig) → amor m de cuento de hadas
References in classic literature ?
Davy," said Anne despairingly, "haven't you sense enough to distinguish between a fairytale and a falsehood?
But as my little conductress, with her hair of gold and her frock of blue, danced before me round corners and pattered down passages, I had the view of a castle of romance inhabited by a rosy sprite, such a place as would somehow, for diversion of the young idea, take all color out of storybooks and fairytales.
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The therapeutic fairytale is based on a narrative that contributes to highlighting a problematic situation, a specific experience, some specific circumstances and thus to finding solutions.