fantasize fantasize  /ˈfæn tə ˌsaɪz/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) indulge in fantasies
  2. (v) portray in the mind

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. And even if you don't take out a second mortgage, you can still fantasize about what the house is worth.
  2. The people who buy the tickets, whose taxes pay for the stadiums, who fantasize and fret over their team like anxious parents -- they are mighty Casey at the bat.
  3. In one scene the soldiers fantasize about having multiple wives, while the refugee-clan patriarch, who has three, drowns his sorrows in opium smoke.

News

  1. Time well spent: Jaw-dropping luxury watches

    If you've got it, flaunt it! Crave continues its look at nosebleedingly glam gadgets with a list of luxury timepieces we can only fantasize about. Originally posted at Crave
    on June 11, 2013     Source: CNET

  2. Shin-Kicking Is the World's Most Unpleasant Sport

    Some kids dream of becoming international soccer stars. Some kids fantasize about the NBA hardcourt. Others have their sights set on NFL glory These men are boys who grew up to become competitive shin-kickers Yes, that's right. Shin-kicking is an actual sport in one English town, and it looks just about as unpleasant as the name implies SEE ALSO: These Trick Football Hikes Will Leave You ...
    on June 8, 2013     Source: Mashable

Quotes

  1. "It's almost more of an extension of a boyhood dream," Ripken said. "You want to be a ball player in the worst way. Sometimes you fantasize that maybe you'll be good enough to make the Hall of Fame."
    on Jan 9, 2007 By: Cal Ripken Jr Source: SI.com

  2. Children overscheduled with structured activities "are missing the chance they have to dream, to fantasize, to make their own world work the way they want it. That to me is a very important part of childhood," Brazelton said.
    on Oct 9, 2006 By: Berry Brazelton Source: FOXNews

  3. "As a bachelor, I get a chance to fantasize about my first lady," Kucinich said. "I would definitely want someone who would not just be there by my side, but be a working partner because I think we're in a day and age when partnerships are...
    on Nov 10, 2003 By: Dennis Kucinich Source: CNN

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