Translation of "tall story" - English-Spanish dictionary

tall story

noun uk /ˌtɔːl ˈstɔː.ri/ us /ˌtɑːl ˈstɔːr.i/ mainly UK US usually tall tale

a story or fact that is difficult to believe

cuento chino
After dinner she told me a tall story about her pet.

(Translation of “tall story” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)