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Q: so jackanory means to lie make up a strory?!
is it a used phrase nowdays too?
A: Not a lie per se, but a story - to tell a story, as in "to tell your kids a story"
It's Cockney (UK) rhyming slang https://www.cockneyrhymingslang.co.uk/slang/jackanory

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