apologue definition

  • noun:
    • A moral fable, specifically one having pets or inanimate items as characters.
    • a brief tale with a moral, often concerning speaking creatures or objects; a fable
    • usage of fable to persuade the audience
    • a tale or relation of fictitious events, intended to communicate some ethical truth; a moral fable.
    • an account or connection of fictitious occasions designed to convey of good use facts; a moral fable; an allegory.
    • a short moral tale (frequently with animal characters)

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