Synonyms for fib

Synonyms for (noun) fib

Synonyms: story, tale, taradiddle, tarradiddle, fib

Definition: a trivial lie

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

Similar words: prevarication, lie

Definition: a statement that deviates from or perverts the truth

Synonyms for (verb) fib

Synonyms: fib

Definition: tell a relatively insignificant lie

Usage: Fibbing is not acceptable, even if you don't call it lying

Similar words: lie

Definition: tell an untruth; pretend with intent to deceive

Usage: Don't lie to your parents; She lied when she told me she was only 29