- fib, story, tale, tarradiddle, taradiddle - a trivial lie; "he told a fib about eating his spinach"; "how can I stop my child from telling stories?"
--1 is a kind of lie, prevarication
--1 has particulars:
fairytale, fairy tale, fairy story, cock-and-bull story, song and dance Derived form: verb fib1
- fib - tell a relatively insignificant lie; "Fibbing is not acceptable, even if you don't call it lying"
--1 is one way to lie
Derived forms: noun fibber1, noun fibbing1, noun fib1