Dictionary

fancy up

verb

Definition of FANCY UP

transitive verb
:  to add superficial adornment to

Examples of FANCY UP

  1. <had fancied up his van so much that it was virtually a palace on wheels>

First Known Use of FANCY UP

1934

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: fancy womanPrevious Word in the Dictionary: fancysickAll Words Near: fancy up
March 28, 2015
persiflage Hear it
Frivolous bantering talk
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears