fantasy


fantasy

noun

Definition of FANTASY

1
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
2
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
3
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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