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Fables

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 64 words.

Although this name is applied in a general sense to fictitious tales, legends and myths, it is more particularly applied

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Fables

Edited by Susie Dent.

in Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 83 words.

The most famous writers of fables are — Pilpay, among the Hindus. Lokman, among the Arabs. Æsop and

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fable

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 388 words.

babble, bedabble, dabble, drabble, gabble, grabble, rabble, scrabble • amble, bramble, Campbell, gamble, gambol, ramble, scramble, shamble

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fabler

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 175 words.

Adela, bailer, bailor, baler, Benguela, bewailer, derailleur, hailer, inhaler, jailer, loudhailer, mailer, nailer, railer, retailer, sailer, sailor, scaler,

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fable

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 387 words.

babble, bedabble, dabble, drabble, gabble, grabble, rabble, scrabble • amble, bramble, Campbell, gamble, gambol, ramble, scramble, shamble

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fabler

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 174 words.

Adela, bailer, bailor, baler, Benguela, bewailer, derailleur, hailer, inhaler, jailer, loudhailer, mailer, nailer, railer, retailer, sailer, sailor, scaler,

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Aesop's fable [Lit.]

Andrew Delahunty and Sheila Dignen.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Reference and Allusion

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 109 words.

who lived as a slave on the island of Samos, traditionally has all Greek fables ascribed to his authorship. The

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Brewer's Dictionary of London Phrase & Fable

Edited by Russ Willey.

January 2009; p ublished online January 2011 .

Book. Subjects: History of English. 2367 pages. 404296 words.

From the Bloomsbury Group to the Camberwell Carrot and Samuel Johnson to Boris Johnson, Brewer's Dictionary of London Phrase and Fable shines a welcome light into the enticingly shadowy...

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Brewer's Dictionary of Irish Phrase & Fable

Edited by Sean McMahon and Jo O'Donoghue.

January 2006; p ublished online January 2011 .

Book. Subjects: History of English. 5664 pages. 553238 words.

Brewer's Dictionary of Irish Phrase & Fable is dedicated to the history, culture, and mythology of the Emerald Isle. With a stunningly eclectic array of more than 6,000 entries...

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Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase & Fable

Edited by Susie Dent.

January 2012; p ublished online January 2013 .

Book. Subjects: History of English. 11729 pages. 1341192 words.

Much loved for its wit and wisdom since 1870, Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase and Fable takes you on a captivating adventure through its trademark blend of language, culture, myth and legend....

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