FANCY

fancy

1. [Adjective]: not plain; decorative or ornamented; "fancy handwriting"; "fancy clothes"

2. [Noun]: fancy was held by Coleridge to be more casual and superficial than imagination

3. [Noun]: a predisposition to like something; "he had a fondness for whiskey"

4. [Noun]: something many people believe that is false; "they have the illusion that I am very wealthy"

5. [Verb]: have a fancy or particular liking or desire for; "She fancied a necklace that she had seen in the jeweler''s window"

6. [Verb]: imagine; conceive of; see in one''s mind; "I can''t see him on horseback!"; "I can see what will happen"; "I can see a risk in this strategy"

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