fancied

  • 1Fancied — Fan cied, a. [From {Fancy}, v. t.] Formed or conceived by the fancy; unreal; as, a fancied wrong. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2fancied — fancied; un·fancied; …

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  • 3fancied — index delusive, fictitious, illusory, nonexistent, preferred (favored) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 4fancied — imaginary, 1560s, pp. adj. from FANCY (Cf. fancy) …

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  • 5fancied — [fan′sēd] adj. imaginary; imagined …

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  • 6fancied — /ˈfænsid/ (say fanseed) adjective 1. imaginary: fancied grievances. 2. expected to achieve something, as winning a race: a much fancied horse. {fanc(y) + i 2 + ed2} …

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  • 7Fancied — Fancy Fan cy, v. i. [imp. & p. p. {Fancied}, p. pr. & vb. n. {Fancying}.] 1. To figure to one s self; to believe or imagine something without proof. [1913 Webster] If our search has reached no farther than simile and metaphor, we rather fancy… …

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  • 8fancied — /fan seed/, adj. unreal; imaginary: to be upset by fancied grievances. [1560 70; FANCY + ED2] * * * …

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  • 9fancied — adj. Fancied is used with these nouns: ↑horse, ↑runner …

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  • 10fancied — adjective formed or conceived by the imagination a fabricated excuse for his absence a fancied wrong a fictional character • Syn: ↑fabricated, ↑fictional, ↑fictitious • Similar to: ↑ …

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  • 11fancied — Synonyms and related words: concocted, cooked up, fabricated, fabulous, fanciful, fantasied, fantastic, fictional, fictitious, fictive, figmental, forged, hatched, illusory, imaginary, imaginational, imagined, invented, legendary, made up, make… …

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  • 12fancied — adj. imaginary; favourite fan·cy || fænsɪ n. imagination; imaginary image; idea; illusion; fad; taste; fondness; tendency v. create imaginary images, imagine; have an idea; think; be fond of, like adj. decorative; elegant, ornate; imaginative; …

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  • 13fancied — fan•cied [[t]ˈfæn sid[/t]] adj. unreal; imaginary • Etymology: 1560–70 …

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  • 14fancied up gussied gussied up tricked out — decorated decorated adj. having decorations. [Narrower terms: {beaded, beady, bejeweled, bejewelled, bespangled, gemmed, jeweled, jewelled, sequined, spangled, spangly}; {bedaubed}; {bespectacled, monocled, spectacled}; {braided}; {brocaded,… …

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  • 15well-fancied — …

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  • 16fancy — I [[t]fæ̱nsi[/t]] WANTING, LIKING, OR THINKING ♦♦♦ fancies, fancying, fancied (Please look at category 12 to see if the expression you are looking for is shown under another headword.) 1) VERB If you fancy something, you want to have it or to do… …

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  • 17fancy — I UK [ˈfænsɪ] / US verb [transitive] Word forms fancy : present tense I/you/we/they fancy he/she/it fancies present participle fancying past tense fancied past participle fancied ** 1) British informal to want to have or do something What do you… …

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  • 18Imaginary — Im*ag i*na*ry, a. [L. imaginarius: cf. F. imaginaire.] Existing only in imagination or fancy; not real; fancied; visionary; ideal. [1913 Webster] Wilt thou add to all the griefs I suffer Imaginary ills and fancied tortures? Addison. [1913… …

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  • 19Imaginary calculus — Imaginary Im*ag i*na*ry, a. [L. imaginarius: cf. F. imaginaire.] Existing only in imagination or fancy; not real; fancied; visionary; ideal. [1913 Webster] Wilt thou add to all the griefs I suffer Imaginary ills and fancied tortures? Addison.… …

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  • 20Imaginary expression — Imaginary Im*ag i*na*ry, a. [L. imaginarius: cf. F. imaginaire.] Existing only in imagination or fancy; not real; fancied; visionary; ideal. [1913 Webster] Wilt thou add to all the griefs I suffer Imaginary ills and fancied tortures? Addison.… …

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