Translation of "fairy tale" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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fairy talenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈfeə.ri ˌteɪl/ us /ˈfer.i ˌteɪl/ UK also fairy story

a traditional story written for children that usually involves imaginary creatures and magic


fairy-taleadjective [ before noun ]

uk /ˈfeə.ri.teɪl/ us /ˈfer.i.teɪl/ approving

having a special and attractive or beautiful quality, like something in a fairy tale

They had a fairy-tale wedding. 他們舉行了童話般的婚禮。
Sadly, there was no fairy-tale happy ending to the story. 不幸的是,故事並沒有童話般的幸福結局。

(Translation of “fairy tale” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)