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tall story

noun [C usually singular] uk   us   mainly UK (US usually tall tale)
a story or fact that is difficult to believe: After dinner she told me a tall story about her pet.
Translations of “tall story”
in Chinese (Traditional) 荒誕的故事, 令人難以置信的故事(或事實)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 荒诞的故事, 令人难以置信的故事(或事实)…
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