We'll get a pic up of this fabulously somber piece of weaponry as soon as they drop.
New York magazine art critic Jerry Saltz described it as “fabulously complex, sexual, asexual, mysterious, powerful, impish.”
The fabulously profitable company that Jobs created did not reply to a request for comment.
It is an archetypal Leigh Fermor anecdote: beautifully written, fabulously romantic and just a little showy.
And this book, supposedly modeled on the life of Howard Hughes, is a fabulously told story.
Lisbon, the capital of Portugal, was called by the ancients Ulyssippo, and the foundation is fabulously ascribed to Ulysses.
But the churches, small and fabulously ancient, affected him most.
As she passed before the night-light, the silhouette of a giantess, fabulously obese, jumped out and vanished from the wall.
They had all become rich, these first friends of the telephone, but not fabulously so.
Besides it is fabulously dear, something like attar of roses at so much a drop.
early 15c., "mythical, legendary," from Latin fabulosus "celebrated in fable; rich in myths," from fabula (see fable (n.)).
Sense of "incredible" first recorded c.1600. Slang shortening fab first recorded 1957; popularized in reference to The Beatles, c.1963.
Fabulous (often contracted to fab(s)) and fantastic are also in that long list of words which boys and girls use for a time to express high commendation and then get tired of, such as, to go no farther back than the present century, topping, spiffing, ripping, wizard, super, posh, smashing. [Gower's 1965 revision of Fowler's "Modern English Usage"]Related: Fabulously.