Definition of Fancy


  • a predisposition to like something
    "he had a fondness for whiskey"
  • a kind of imagination that was held by Coleridge to be more casual and superficial than true imagination
  • something many people believe that is false
    "they have the illusion that I am very wealthy"


  • have a fancy or particular liking or desire for
    "She fancied a necklace that she had seen in the jeweler's window"
    - go for - take to
  • imagine
    conceive of
    see in one's mind
    "I can't see him on horseback!"
    "I can see what will happen"
    "I can see a risk in this strategy"


  • not plain
    decorative or ornamented
    "fancy handwriting"
    "fancy clothes"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

Word games points for the Fancy

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Unscramble fancy

17 unscramble word found using the letters fancy.

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