What does fantastic mean?

Definitions for fantastic
fænˈtæs tɪkfan·tas·tic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. antic, fantastic, fantastical, grotesqueadjective

    ludicrously odd

    "Hamlet's assumed antic disposition"; "fantastic Halloween costumes"; "a grotesque reflection in the mirror"

  2. fantastic, grand, howling(a), marvelous, marvellous, rattling(a), terrific, tremendous, wonderful, wondrousadjective

    extraordinarily good or great ; used especially as intensifiers

    "a fantastic trip to the Orient"; "the film was fantastic!"; "a howling success"; "a marvelous collection of rare books"; "had a rattling conversation about politics"; "a tremendous achievement"

  3. fantastic, wildadjective

    fanciful and unrealistic; foolish

    "a fantastic idea of his own importance"

  4. fantastic, fantasticaladjective

    existing in fancy only

    "fantastic figures with bulbous heads the circumference of a bushel"- Nathaniel Hawthorne

  5. fantasticadjective

    extravagantly fanciful in design, construction, appearance

    "Gaudi's fantastic architecture"

Wiktionary

  1. fantasticadjective

    Existing in or constructed from fantasy; of or relating to fantasy; fanciful.

  2. fantasticadjective

    Not believable; implausible; seemingly only possible in fantasy.

  3. fantasticadjective

    Wonderful; marvelous; excellent; extraordinarily good or great (used especially as an intensifier).

    "I had a simply fantastic vacation, and I can't wait to tell you all about it!"

Wikipedia

  1. Fantastic

    The fantastic (French: le fantastique) is a subgenre of literary works characterized by the ambiguous presentation of seemingly supernatural forces. Bulgarian-French structuralist literary critic Tzvetan Todorov originated the concept, characterizing the fantastic as the hesitation of characters and readers when presented with questions about reality.

ChatGPT

  1. fantastic

    Fantastic refers to something extraordinarily good, impressive, or imaginative. It often describes something that seems almost unbelievable in its excellence, often associated with fantasy or wonder. It can also refer to situations, ideas, or stories that are imaginary, dreamlike, or surreal.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fantasticadjective

    existing only in imagination; fanciful; imaginary; not real; chimerical

  2. Fantasticadjective

    having the nature of a phantom; unreal

  3. Fantasticadjective

    indulging the vagaries of imagination; whimsical; full of absurd fancies; capricious; as, fantastic minds; a fantastic mistress

  4. Fantasticadjective

    resembling fantasies in irregularity, caprice, or eccentricity; irregular; oddly shaped; grotesque

  5. Fantasticnoun

    a person given to fantastic dress, manners, etc.; an eccentric person; a fop

Wikidata

  1. Fantastic

    The fantastic is a subgenre of literary works characterized by the ambiguous presentation of seemingly supernatural forces. Structuralist critic Tzvetan Todorov originated the concept, characterizing the fantastic as the hesitation of characters and readers when presented with questions about reality.

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'fantastic' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3515

  2. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'fantastic' in Adjectives Frequency: #936

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fantastic in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fantastic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of fantastic in a Sentence

  1. Keeper Dan Trevelyan:

    The bubble machine is fantastic as all the movement and new shapes and colors really stimulate these guys, they have a great time chasing them around, things have had to change a little bit during lockdown, the animals routines has changed a little bit on a daily basis and weve had to cut out some of the experiences and things they would receive throughout the day.

  2. Michael Reitzell:

    This is the third storm that's rolled through and we're in early November so this is fantastic, everyone in California is excited to see rain but the fact that it is also falling in the form of snow in the mountains is fantastic.

  3. Kristen Stewart:

    How fantastic. I'd love it.

  4. Jeff Ginn:

    My assignment is fantastic, i love where I work. We have so much to do.

  5. Steve Palazzo:

    Alan was not only a fantastic legislator, but a trusted colleague, friend, and shining example of the Mississippi values that we all hold near and dear to our hearts, my prayers go out to Alan's wife Tori, his family, and the staff that he always treated like family. He will be missed greatly.

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