Apocryphal in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Apocryphal

well-known but probably not true

Examples of Apocryphal in a sentence

Although everyone has heard the apocryphal story of the tooth fairy, there is no way such a magical creature exists. 🔊

Even though people know the apocryphal account of the shipwreck is false, they still tell the tale over and over again. 🔊

The old man often shared apocryphal ghost stories with anyone who would listen. 🔊

While there is an apocryphal rumor circulating about the celebrity’s death, the story has not been confirmed by the star’s publicist. 🔊

My youngest daughter does not believe the apocryphal tale of Santa Claus is false. 🔊

Long ago, ancient civilizations invented apocryphal myths for natural events they could not explain. 🔊

Scientists claim the apocryphal story about creation is not true. 🔊

After years of research, the scientists were finally able to disprove the apocryphal theory. 🔊

Rather than search for the truth about history, many individuals simply accept apocryphal legends. 🔊

Because the truth about the singer’s upbringing is unknown, most people just pass on apocryphal stories about his life. 🔊

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