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Synonyms for Fabianˈfeɪ 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

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fabián, fabien

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