What does fantastical mean?

Definitions for fantastical
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Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word fantastical.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. fantastic, fantastical(adj)

    existing in fancy only

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

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

    ludicrously odd

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

Wiktionary

  1. fantastical(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to fantasy.

  2. fantastical(Adjective)

    fanciful or whimsical

  3. fantastical(Adjective)

    fantastic

Webster Dictionary

  1. Fantastical(adj)

    fanciful; unreal; whimsical; capricious; fantastic

How to pronounce fantastical?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of fantastical in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of fantastical in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of fantastical in a Sentence

  1. Elizabeth Marvel:

    We all assume that what we're doing on TV tends toward the fantastical, so it's been intense that it has been so [much like a] docudrama, quite frankly, it is remarkable how these writers read the tea leaves and see what's coming.

  2. William Hazlitt:

    Fashon is the abortive issue of vain ostentation and exclusive egotism it is haughty, trifling, affected, servile, despotic, mean and ambitious, precise and fantastical, all in a breath -- tied to no rule, and bound to conform to every whim of the minute.

  3. Bruce Miller:

    The Handmaid Tale's amazing, flattering and horrible, you wished you lived in a world where when people dressed up as handmaids, it was just Halloween and not a political statement. I would very much like our show to become irrelevant -- interesting but completely fantastical.

  4. Burton:

    It is a kind of policy in these days to prefix a fantastical title to a book which is to be sold; for as larks come down to a day-net, many vain readers will tarry and stand gazing, like silly passengers, at an antic picture in a painter?s shop that will not look at a judicious piece.

  5. Troy Sanders:

    We cloak it in metaphor -- instead of painting a very literal picture of the person sick in bed we have broader brush strokes and try to create some kind of fantastical environment that mimics that particular situation and within that fantastical environment you can change the circumstance and make them something more triumphant. if you are good friends someone, and you are with one another and have a very strong relationship I think it’s a wonderful and healthy thing to do to be supportive and be physically present and again turning all these emotions into something productive. Turning this darkness into something bright and positive or at least attempting to.

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