Definitions of fancy

  1. To believe or suppose.
  2. To suppose; conceive in the fancy; have a notion of; form a fancy; imagine; take a liking to.
  3. To form a conception of; to portray in the mind; to imagine.
  4. To have a fancy for; to like; to be pleased with, particularly on account of external appearance or manners.
  5. To believe without sufficient evidence; to imagine ( something which is unreal).
  6. To imagine; take a liking to; be pleased with.
  7. To portray in the mind; to imagine; to have a fancy or liking for; to be pleased with; - pr. p. fancying; pa. p. fancied.
  8. To figure to one's self; to believe or imagine something without proof.
  9. To imagine something without proof or grounds for so doing; suppose.
  10. have a fancy or particular liking or desire for; " She fancied a necklace that she had seen in the jeweler's window"
  11. To portray in the mind; to conceive a liking for; to be pleased with. The fancy, sporting characters.
  12. To figure to one's self; to imagine; to like; to be pleased with.
  13. Fancying.
  14. something many people believe that is false; " they have the illusion that I am very wealthy"
  15. An image or representation of anything formed in the mind; conception; thought; idea; conceit.
  16. An opinion or notion formed without much reflection; caprice; whim; impression.
  17. Inclination; liking, formed by caprice rather than reason; as, to strike one's fancy; hence, the object of inclination or liking.
  18. That which pleases or entertains the taste or caprice without much use or value.
  19. A sort of love song or light impromptu ballad.
  20. Idea; imagination; notion; liking; caprice; pet pursuit.
  21. That faculty of the mind by which it recalls, represents, or makes to appear past images or impressions; an image or representation thus formed in the mind; an unreasonable or capricious opinion; a whim; capricious inclination or liking.
  22. Imagination; caprice; notion; liking.
  23. The power or act of forming mental images at random; imagination in its lower form.
  24. A visionary notion; vagary.
  25. A liking; that which one likes; a pet pursuit; hobby; fad.
  26. The faculty which the mind has of forming to itself images or representations of things at pleasure, often synonymous with imagination; fantasy; the resulting image or representation; an opinion or notion; taste; conception; inclination; liking; conceit; whim; something that pleasea or entertains without real use or value.
  27. An image or representation formed in the mind at pleasure, but not always connected with reason or practicability; a false notion; a liking; a conceit or whim.
  28. not plain; decorative or ornamented; " fancy handwriting"; " fancy clothes"
  29. The faculty by which the mind forms an image or a representation of anything perceived before; the power of combining and modifying such objects into new pictures or images; the power of readily and happily creating and recalling such objects for the purpose of amusement, wit, or embellishment; imagination.
  30. Adapted to please the fancy or taste; ornamental; as, fancy goods.
  31. Extravagant; above real value.
  32. Ornamental; not plain; based on imagination; elegant; above actual worth; as, a fancy price.
  33. Pleasing to, or guided by fancy or caprice.
  34. Pleasing, or created by, fancy.
  35. To imagine; be pleased with.
  36. Pertaining to or proceeding from fancy.
  37. Merely pleasing to the taste or fancy.
  38. Elegant; ornamental.
  39. Fancied.