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1. fantasy

noun. ['ˈfæntəsi, ˈfænəsi'] imagination unrestricted by reality.

Synonyms

  • imagination
  • fairyland
  • dream
  • vision
  • pipe dream
  • fantasy life
  • phantasy life
  • phantasy
  • fantasy world
  • imaginativeness

Antonyms

  • waking
  • wake
  • imperfection
  • plain

Etymology

  • fantasie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • phantasia (Latin)

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How do you pronounce fantasy?

Pronounce fantasy as ˈfænəsi.

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Example sentences of the word fantasy


1. Noun, singular or mass
Allowing children to explore fantasy opens up creativity.

2. Adjective
This doesn't mean you should live in a fantasy world.

Quotes containing the word fantasy


1. I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.
- Dr. Seuss

2. Quite often, intent on conveying how things can go wrong for a culture (science fiction) or an individual (horror) or all of magical creation (fantasy), works of fantastika often preclude comedy, because humor gets in the way of messages of doom or struggle.
- Paul Di Filippo

3. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living, it's a way of looking at life through the wrong end of a telescope.
- Dr. Seuss

2. fantasy

noun. ['ˈfæntəsi, ˈfænəsi'] fiction with a large amount of imagination in it.

Synonyms

  • science fiction
  • phantasy

Antonyms

  • dimension
  • concept
  • attribute

Etymology

  • fantasie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • phantasia (Latin)

3. fantasy

noun. ['ˈfæntəsi, ˈfænəsi'] something many people believe that is false.

Synonyms

  • illusion
  • bubble
  • wishful thinking
  • phantasy
  • misconception
  • will-o'-the-wisp
  • ignis fatuus

Antonyms

  • unadorned
  • unrhetorical
  • dislike
  • fall

Etymology

  • fantasie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • phantasia (Latin)

4. fantasy

verb. ['ˈfæntəsi, ˈfænəsi'] indulge in fantasies.

Synonyms

  • conceive of
  • envisage
  • fantasise
  • fantasize
  • ideate

Antonyms

  • law of nature
  • part
  • possibility
  • idea

Etymology

  • fantasie (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • phantasia (Latin)
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