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Synonyms for Fabian
ˈfeɪ bi ən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Fabian(adj)

    a member of the Fabian Society in Britain


  2. Fabian(adj)

    of or relating to Fabianism

    "the Fabian society"


  3. fabian(adj)

    using cautious slow strategy to wear down opposition; avoiding direct confrontation

    "a fabian policy"



  1. Fabian(adjective)

    Pertaining to or reminiscent of Roman general , whose tactics against Hannibal during the Second Punic War famously consisted of delaying or avoiding combat, focusing instead on weakening the enemy by cutting off supply lines.

    reformist, gradualist, social democrat

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. fabian(a.)

    dilatory, inactive, procrastinating, delaying

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    fabián, fabien

How to use Fabian in a sentence?

  1. Arnold Schwarzenegger:

    Fabian is too much a political operator, not so much passion about specific things he stands for.

  2. Esteban Nunez:

    There's criticism out there. I think it's just because of our (Fabian Nunez) working relationship and all that. It maybe was kind of saying, 'That's why he did it.' Well, hello! I mean, of course you help a friend.

  3. Gareth Southgate:

    Fabian Delph think we had a great chance to reach the final and we came up short, not just in the near future, I think for the rest of our lives we will be kicking ourselves thinking we had a real opportunity there.

  4. Fabian Delph:

    I am disappointed, Gareth Southgate side has been a great tournament for us personally and on a group level and we can go home proud of ourselves but I think we will kick ourselves in those quiet moments, fabian Delph think we had a great chance to reach the final and we came up short.

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