Nouns (8)
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fancy
n. a kind of imagination that was held by Coleridge to be more casual and superficial than true imagination
fancy, phantasy, fantasy, illusion
n. something many people believe that is false; "they have the illusion that I am very wealthy"
partiality, fancy, fondness
n. a predisposition to like something; "he had a fondness for whiskey"
Verbs (3)
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take to, go for, fancy
v. have a fancy or particular liking or desire for; "She fancied a necklace that she had seen in the jeweler's window"
Adverbs (0)
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Adjectives (1)
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fancy
adj. not plain; decorative or ornamented; "fancy handwriting"; "fancy clothes"
Fuzzynyms (82)
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eccentricity
n. a circularity that has a different center or deviates from a circular path
will, volition
n. the capability of conscious choice and decision and intention; "the exercise of their volition we construe as revolt"- George Meredith
notion
n. a general inclusive concept
whimsey, whimsy, whim, notion
n. an odd or fanciful or capricious idea; "the theatrical notion of disguise is associated with disaster in his stories"; "he had a whimsy about flying to the moon"; "whimsy can be humorous to someone with time to enjoy it"
leaning
n. the act of deviating from a vertical position
passionateness, passion
n. a strong feeling or emotion
desire
n. the feeling that accompanies an unsatisfied state
dream, aspiration, ambition
n. a cherished desire; "his ambition is to own his own business"
craving
n. an intense desire for some particular thing
want, wishing, wish
n. a specific feeling of desire; "he got his wish"; "he was above all wishing and desire"
hungriness, yearning, longing
n. prolonged unfulfilled desire or need
lustfulness, lecherousness, lust
n. a strong sexual desire
vagary
n. an unexpected and inexplicable change in something (in a situation or a person's behavior, etc.); "the vagaries of the weather"; "his wealth fluctuates with the vagaries of the stock market"; "he has dealt with human vagaries for many years"
vagary
n. an unexpected and inexplicable change in something (in a situation or a person's behavior, etc.); "the vagaries of the weather"; "his wealth fluctuates with the vagaries of the stock market"; "he has dealt with human vagaries for many years"
pleasance, pleasure
n. a fundamental feeling that is hard to define but that people desire to experience; "he was tingling with pleasure"
tendency, propensity, leaning
n. an inclination to do something; "he felt leanings toward frivolity"
satisfaction
n. the contentment one feels when one has fulfilled a desire, need, or expectation; "the chef tasted the sauce with great satisfaction"
hope
n. the general feeling that some desire will be fulfilled; "in spite of his troubles he never gave up hope"
philia, affectionateness, warmheartedness, warmness, heart, tenderness, fondness, affection
n. a positive feeling of liking; "he had trouble expressing the affection he felt"; "the child won everyone's heart"; "the warmness of his welcome made us feel right at home"
irrational impulse
n. a strong spontaneous and irrational motivation; "his first impulse was to denounce them"; "the urge to find out got him into trouble"
favour, favor
v. consider as the favorite; "The local team was favored"
love
v. have a great affection or liking for; "I love French food"; "She loves her boss and works hard for him"
hero-worship, idolise, revere, worship, idolize
v. love unquestioningly and uncritically or to excess; venerate as an idol; "Many teenagers idolized the Beatles"
prefer
v. like better; value more highly; "Some people prefer camping to staying in hotels"; "We prefer sleeping outside"
covet
v. wish, long, or crave for (something, especially the property of another person); "She covets her sister's house"
look up to, admire
v. feel admiration for
enjoy, love
v. get pleasure from; "I love cooking"
ornate, ornamented, embellished
adj. rich in decorative detail
elegant
adj. refined and tasteful in appearance or behavior or style; "elegant handwriting"; "an elegant dark suit"; "she was elegant to her fingertips"; "small churches with elegant white spires"; "an elegant mathematical solution--simple and precise and lucid"
ornamental, decorative, cosmetic
adj. serving an esthetic rather than a useful purpose; "cosmetic fenders on cars"; "the buildings were utilitarian rather than decorative"
ornate, flowery
adj. marked by elaborate rhetoric and elaborated with decorative details; "a flowery speech"; "ornate rhetoric taught out of the rule of Plato"-John Milton
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Antonyms (13)
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dislike
n. a feeling of aversion or antipathy; "my dislike of him was instinctive"
distaste, aversion, antipathy
n. a feeling of intense dislike
vulgar, vernacular, common
adj. being or characteristic of or appropriate to everyday language; "common parlance"; "a vernacular term"; "vernacular speakers"; "the vulgar tongue of the masses"; "the technical and vulgar names for an animal species"
plain
adj. not elaborate or elaborated; simple; "plain food"; "stuck to the plain facts"; "a plain blue suit"; "a plain rectangular brick building"
bare, simple, mere
adj. unornamented; "a simple country schoolhouse"; "her black dress--simple to austerity"
simple
adj. unornamented; "a simple country schoolhouse"; "her black dress--simple to austerity"
simple
adj. having few parts; not complex or complicated or involved; "a simple problem"; "simple mechanisms"; "a simple design"; "a simple substance"
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