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English definition of “fairy-tale”

fairy-tale

adjective [before noun] uk   /ˈfeə.ri.teɪl/ us    /ˈfer.i-/ approving
having a special and attractive or beautiful quality, like something in a fairy tale: They had a fairy-tale wedding. Sadly, there was no fairy-tale happy ending to the story.True, real, false, and unreal
(Definition of fairy-tale adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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