Examples of fantast in a Sentence
yet another short-lived utopian community that was the brainchild of a naive fantast
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Don't arraign the liars and fantasts who brought on the ruin that is the Iraq war.
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Origin and Etymology of fantast
First Known Use: 1588See Words from the same year
SynonymsDon Quixote, dreamer, idealist, idealizer, ideologue (also idealogue), romantic, romanticist, utopian, visionary
Antonymshardnose, pragmatist, realist
Related Wordsemotionalist, sentimentalist; daydreamer, fantasizer, woolgatherer; Micawber, optimist, Pollyanna; do-gooder, reformer; perfectionist; doctrinaire, theorist, thinker
Near Antonymscynic, defeatist, pessimist; empiric, empiricist
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