What does fantastic mean?

Definitions for fantastic
fænˈtæs tɪkfan·tas·tic

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word fantastic.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. antic, fantastic, fantastical, grotesque(adj)

    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, wondrous(adj)

    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, wild(adj)

    fanciful and unrealistic; foolish

    "a fantastic idea of his own importance"

  4. fantastic, fantastical(adj)

    existing in fancy only

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

  5. fantastic(adj)

    extravagantly fanciful in design, construction, appearance

    "Gaudi's fantastic architecture"

Wiktionary

  1. fantastic(Adjective)

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

  2. fantastic(Adjective)

    Not believable; implausible; seemingly only possible in fantasy.

  3. fantastic(Adjective)

    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. Fantastic(adj)

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

  2. Fantastic(adj)

    having the nature of a phantom; unreal

  3. Fantastic(adj)

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

  4. Fantastic(adj)

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

  5. Fantastic(noun)

    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

How to pronounce fantastic?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say fantastic in sign language?

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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. Evan Weber:

    I think Washington Gov. Jay Inslee would really make a fantastic part of a Biden-Harris administration. This new position that we envision, this sort of special assistant to the president on Climate Mobilization, for us, would be the sort of dream location for him.

  2. Marco Mueller:

    It's absolutely fantastic. The currywurst here is a killer. I could eat it every day.

  3. Dutch Foreign Minister Bert Koenders:

    This is fantastic news for Sjaak and his family. I'm happy and relieved that this terrible period of uncertainty and sadness has been brought to an end.

  4. Mac Dowell:

    It's fantastic that people are innovating in this space.

  5. Pamela Kearns:

    We've got fantastic investigators in the UK ... we've got a brilliant set of statisticians and trial methodologists and the expertise, so we're very much the trusted partner to lead, we could find ourselves in the position of going back to just following.

Images & Illustrations of fantastic

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