fabulous Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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Meaning of “fabulous” in the English Dictionary

"fabulous" in British English

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fabulousadjective

uk   us   /ˈfæb.jʊ.ləs/

fabulous adjective (GOOD)

very good; ​excellent: She ​looked absolutely fabulous in her ​dress. They've got a fabulous ​apartment in the ​centre of Paris. We had a fabulous ​time at the ​party.

fabulous adjective (NOT REAL)

literary imaginary, not ​existing in ​reallife: The ​unicorn is a fabulous creature.
(Definition of fabulous from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"fabulous" in American English

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fabulousadjective

 us   /ˈfæb·jə·ləs/

fabulous adjective (GOOD)

infml very good; ​wonderful: This is a fabulous ​place!

fabulous adjective (LARGE)

great in ​size or ​amount: fabulous ​profits
(Definition of fabulous from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “fabulous”
in Arabic رائع…
in Korean 훌륭한, 멋진…
in Portuguese fabuloso…
in Catalan fabulós…
in Japanese すばらしい…
in Chinese (Simplified) 好的, 极好的, 绝佳的…
in Turkish mükemmel, harika, oldukça iyi…
in Russian невероятный, потрясающий…
in Chinese (Traditional) 好的, 極好的, 絕佳的…
in Italian favoloso…
in Polish fantastyczny…
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