Definition of FANTASY

a conception or image created by the imagination and having no objective reality <a constant daydreamer who started to believe his own fantasies>
Phrases castle in Spain, castle in the air
Near Antonyms actuality, fact, reality
the ability to form mental images of things that either are not physically present or have never been conceived or created by others <the painter gave free rein to his fantasy to create pictures that capture the kind of reality we experience only in our dreams>
Near Antonyms literality, literalness
something that is the product of the imagination <we were coming to the conclusion that the person Karen saw in the woods was another one of her fantasies>
Synonyms fable, fabrication, fantasy (also phantasy), figment, invention
Near Antonyms actuality, realness

Variants of FANTASY

fantasy also phantasy

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