What is another word for fanciful?

479 synonyms found


[ f_ˈa_n_s_ɪ_f_əl], [ fˈansɪfə͡l], [ fˈansɪfə‍l]

Synonyms for Fanciful:

capricious (adjective) deceptive (adjective) eastern poison oak (adjective) fictitious (adjective) illusive (adjective) imaginary (adjective) make-believe (adjective) motiveless (adjective) sensitive (adjective) capricious eastern poison oak figurative mythologic notional Other synonyms: supererogatory visionary witty

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Quotes for Fanciful:

  1. It will be found, in fact, that the ingenious are always fanciful and the truly imaginative never otherwise than analytic. Edgar Allan Poe.
  2. I had a really happy childhood- my siblings were great, my mother was very fanciful and I loved to read. But there was always financial strife. Patti Smith.
  3. But my estimates, for instance, based upon book information, were simply ridiculous, fanciful images of African attractions were soon dissipated, anticipated pleasures vanished, and all crude ideas began to resolve themselves into shape. Henry Morton Stanley.