Definition of Urban Legend in English :

Define Urban Legend in English

Urban Legend meaning in English

Meaning of Urban Legend in English

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Urban Legend pronunciation in English

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Urban Legend

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Noun

1. urban legend

a story that appears mysteriously and spreads spontaneously in various forms and is usually false; contains elements of humor or horror and is popularly believed to be true

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Urban Legend

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noun
another name for urban myth

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Urban Legend

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a purportedly true, typically sensational, incident or phenomenon about which various secondhand accounts or anecdotes widely circulate: urban legends are usually untrue or unverifiable

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Urban Legend

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n.
An apocryphal story involving incidents of the recent past, often including elements of humor and horror, that spreads quickly and is popularly believed to be true.

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