Definition of fancy oneself
- They really fancy themselves after only one hit song!
- I never thought I'd fancy myself in a kilt.
: to have a fancy (see 2fancy 1) for : like
: to form a conception of : imagine
: to believe mistakenly or without evidence
: a liking formed by caprice rather than reason : inclination
: amorous fondness : love
: notion, whim
: dependent or based on fancy : whimsical
: not plain : ornamental
: swank, posh
: a person's self : one's own self
: one's normal, healthy, or sane condition or self
What made you want to look up fancy oneself? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).