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!"

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

Freebase

  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. Howie Mandel:

    Ill be honest - its really really tough for comedy, not sure if he got the response he wanted but I thought he started off fantastic.

  2. Candace Parker:

    I was telling my team. I ’m 0-2 in Game 4 closeout at home, i do n’t want that to continue. We know they are a fantastic team and they ’ll come out and be ready. Come back stronger.

  3. Donald Trump:

    You have been amazing and you have done a fantastic job. Thank you very much chancellor.

  4. Donald Trump:

    I also said that this incredible woman right here is doing a great job, doing a fantastic job.

  5. Matthew Prior:

    Fantastic tyrant of the amorous heart. How hard thy yoke, how cruel thy dart. Those escape your anger who refuse your sway, and those are punished most, who most obey.

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