fanciest fanciest  /ˈfæn si əst/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) something many people believe that is false
  2. (n) a kind of imagination that was held by Coleridge to be more casual and superficial than true imagination
  3. (n) a predisposition to like something
  4. (v) imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind
  5. (v) have a fancy or particular liking or desire for
  6. (adj) not plain; decorative or ornamented

Usage(s):

  1. A dancer with the fanciest feet on the street.
  2. Women are still sewing to economizebut on the fanciest dresses that Paris can design.
  3. I detest the harsh, slightly metallic quality of the air forced through even the fanciest AC systems.

News

  1. Cirque du Soleil Quidam At Patriot Center Soon

    It's a show filled with acrobatic feats, some of the fanciest jump roping you've ever seen and even clowns.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: WUSA 9 Washington, D.C.

  2. Workin' on a dream

    If you have a wish list for your dream house, it's likely to include a big kitchen, luxury bathroom and more storage. At least that's what the surveys say. And that's what contractors building some of Great Falls' fanciest homes are building.
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Great Falls Tribune

  3. Justin Bieber Snubbed for Polaris Prize Once Again

    The long list for Canada's fanciest music prize was released this morning, and no, Justin Bieber did not make it. Tegan and Sara did, though! And Purity Ring! Rhye! Metz! Majical Cloudz! And many more. Congrats to Canada for having so many good bands. ... More »
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Vulture

Quotes

  1. In January, President Barack Obama spoke about how improving the technology the US government uses is not about having "the fanciest bells and whistles on our websites - it's about how we use the American people's hard-earned tax dollars to make...
    on Jun 22, 2010 By: Barack Obama Source: ExecutiveGov

  2. Wally Pipp, a onetime New York Yankee who lost his job at first base to Hall of Famer Lou Gehrig, called Ms. Kamenshek "the fanciest fielding first baseman I've ever seen, man or woman."
    on May 21, 2010 By: Wally Pipp Source: Washington Post

  3. "The seven defensemen, plus Mason, we're trying to make ourselves a very hard group to play against back there. We're not the prettiest group or the fanciest, but we kind of maul you a little bit," Hitchcock said. "That's the way we're built....
    on Dec 29, 2008 By: Ken Hitchcock Source: Mercury-Register

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