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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 fab·u·lous /ˈfæbjələs/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Fab·u·lous a.
 1. Feigned, as a story or fable; related in fable; devised; invented; not real; fictitious; as, a fabulous description; a fabulous hero.
    The fabulous birth of Minerva.   --Chesterfield.
 2. Beyond belief; exceedingly great; as, a fabulous price.
 Fabulous age, that period in the history of a nation of which the only accounts are myths and unverified legends; as, the fabulous age of Greece and Rome.
 -- Fab*u*lous*ly adv. -- Fab*u*lous*ness, n.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: extremely pleasing; "a fabulous vacation" [syn: fab]
      2: based on or told of in traditional stories; lacking factual
         basis or historical validity; "mythical centaurs"; "the
         fabulous unicorn" [syn: mythic, mythical, mythologic,
      3: barely credible; "the fabulous endurance of a marathon