1) To tell invented stories; create fables or stories filled with fantasy.
2) To relate an event as a fable.
From L. fabulatus perfect passive participle of fabulor, from
fabula, → fable.
Afsâne-bâftan "to forge fables, stories,"
from afsâné, → fable, +
bâftan "to weave, twist, plait," → texture.
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