Definitions for fancifulˈfæn sɪ fəl
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indulging in or influenced by fancy
"a fanciful mind"; "all the notional vagaries of childhood"
fanciful, imaginary, notional(adj)
not based on fact; unreal
"the falsehood about some fanciful secret treaties"- F.D.Roosevelt; "a small child's imaginary friends"; "to create a notional world for oneself"
having a curiously intricate quality
"a fanciful pattern with intertwined vines and flowers"
imaginative or fantastic; unreal or imagined
Origin: fancy + -ful
full of fancy; guided by fancy, rather than by reason and experience; whimsical; as, a fanciful man forms visionary projects
conceived in the fancy; not consistent with facts or reason; abounding in ideal qualities or figures; as, a fanciful scheme; a fanciful theory
curiously shaped or constructed; as, she wore a fanciful headdress
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