Definitions For Fancy


  • Imagination or fantasy; held by Coleridge to be more casual and superficial than true imagination
  • Something many people believe that is false
  • A predisposition to like something
  • The feeling of liking someone or something
  • The power of the mind to imagine things
  • Something imagined


  • Imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind
  • Have a fancy or particular liking or desire for
  • To take pleasure in (something)
  • To consider (someone or something) likely to win or succeed
  • To want to have or do (something)


  • Not plain; decorative or ornamented

Is Fancy a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Fancy is worth 13 points in Scrabble and 14 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Fancy in a Sentence

  • Which horse do you fancy in the Derby?
  • Try to fancy, if you can, our mother on an elephant when she was touring India
  • His plans to build a new stadium are the product of pure fancy.
  • Critics have dismissed his plan as mere fancy.
  • He drives a big, fancy car.
  • We're having a little get-together after the concert—nothing fancy

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Antonyms for Fancy

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