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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a creative manner; In an imaginary manner

Usage examples (34)
  • The Christmas tree was fancifully decorated
  • Adjective : a fanciful design of butterflies and flowers. ,fanciful lands of romance. ,a fanciful mind
  • I have heard it fancifully traced to the Latin "cauda."
  • These have been supplied, somewhat fancifully, as follows -- for more
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