a purported fact that is often inspired by real events then exaggerated to incredible proportions so as to no longer be considered a fact.
Leedlism: 'The female world record holder for freediving could hold her breath for half an hour.'

Real fact: the womens' world record for breath holding is 7 minutes 30 seconds.
by kooshman June 27, 2007
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