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  1. fairynoun

    A mythical being who had magical powers, known in many sizes and descriptions, although often depicted in modern illustrations only as small and spritely with gauze-like wings; A sprite.

    Synonyms:
    fey, fay, fae, sprite

  2. fairynoun

    a male homosexual, especially one who is effeminate.

    Synonyms:
    queen, fag, poof, faggot

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fairy, faery, faerie, fay, spritenoun

    a small being, human in form, playful and having magical powers

    Synonyms:
    fay, fairyland, sprite, faerie, faery

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. fairynoun

    Synonyms:
    fay, elf, pigwidgeon

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. fairynoun

    Synonyms:
    fay, elf, pigwidgeon, pixy, sprite, sylph, puck, robin goodfellow, mab, oberon, titania

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How to use fairy in a sentence?

  1. Matt Damon:

    I can't think of any place I'd rather want to be in a 2km radius of, it feels a little like a fairy tale here.

  2. Bill Gross:

    It has been a nursery rhyme experience for sure, but more than likely without a fairy tale ending.

  3. J. M. Barrie:

    Every time a child says, I don't believe in fairies, there is a fairy somewhere that falls down dead.

  4. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Before you enter the forest, you must leave your mind outside, because in the land of fairy tales there is no need for it!

  5. Paul Feyerabend:

    Knowledge is not a series of self-consistent theories that converges toward an ideal view; it is rather an ever increasing ocean of mutually incompatible (and perhaps even incommensurable) alternatives, each single theory, each fairy tale, each myth that is part of the collection forcing the others into greater articulation and all of them contributing, via this process of competition, to the development of our consciousness.

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