Associations to the word «Fanciful»


FANCIFUL, adjective. Imaginative or fantastic; unreal or imagined

Dictionary definition

FANCIFUL, adjective. Indulging in or influenced by fancy; "a fanciful mind"; "all the notional vagaries of childhood".
FANCIFUL, adjective. Not based on fact; unreal; "the falsehood about some fanciful secret treaties"- F.D.Roosevelt; "a small child's imaginary friends"; "to create a notional world for oneself".
FANCIFUL, adjective. Having a curiously intricate quality; "a fanciful pattern with intertwined vines and flowers".

Wise words

Words to me were magic. You could say a word and it could conjure up all kinds of images or feelings or a chilly sensation or whatever. It was amazing to me that words had this power.
Amy Tan