Synonyms for tale

Synonyms for (noun) tale

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: story, tale, narration, narrative

Definition: 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

Usage: his narrative was interesting; Disney's stories entertain adults as well as children

Similar words: subject matter, substance, message, content

Definition: what a communication that is about something is about