fantastic fantastic  /fæn ˈtæ stɪk/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) ludicrously odd
  2. (adj) extraordinarily good or great ; used especially as intensifiers
  3. (adj) fanciful and unrealistic; foolish
  4. (adj) existing in fancy only
  5. (adj) extravagantly fanciful in design, construction, appearance

Usage(s):

  1. Of course, we never heard the name Madoff which has a peculiarly Dickensian ring now and had no idea how he achieved such fantastic returns over the past 40 years.
  2. Billionaires are even more removed, nestled atop fantastic wealth where they never again have to place their own calls or defrost dinner or fly commercial.

News

  1. 5 Tips: Running A Successful Online Giveaway

    Giveaways are a fantastic way to boost engagement, drive traffic and find new visitors and customers. My website, Hitched, has held several giveaways in the past and we're doing it again this month. As I was going through the process of putting things together for our current contest I thought I should share what I've learned over the years about conducting a successful online giveaway.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Forbes

  2. T&R: A-Rod making 'fantastic' progress in rehab

    07:18 AM ET 06.21 | Of the talent sitting on the DL for the Yankees , Alex Rodriguez may beat them all back to the lineup. [Rodriguez's] recent progress is said by people around the Yankees to have been dramatic, with one person calling it "fantastic" and another even speculating A-Rod could possibly begin to play rehab games just after the All-Star break.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Sports Illustrated

  3. Alex Rodriguez injury: Yankees 3B making 'fantastic' progress from hip surgery

    Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez is currently progressing toward a return and, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports , his rehab is going "fantastic." According to the report, Rodriguez is ahead of Derek Jeter at this point and could be ready to take his rehab assignment after the All Star Break. Unlike Jeter, A-Rod is able to run full-speed, which comes as a relative surprise this soon ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: SB Nation

Quotes

  1. "In the changing room at half-time, everyone said to each other 'let's give everything'," said Sneijder afterwards. "We pressured their defence and to score twice was fantastic. It was an amazing game. I think we showed the whole world how we...
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: Wesley Sneijder Source: World Football Insider

  2. He said: "We were fired up and we started to pass it after the goal went in. It was brilliant. The support was fantastic. It had been difficult for the supporters. They weren't happy with the previous performances but they were fantastic. The belief...
    on Jun 24, 2010 By: Jermain Defoe Source: Mirror.co.uk

  3. "Thank you very much. I got to thank all of you, all the fans here in San Francisco. It's been fantastic," Bonds said shortly after crossing the plate.
    on Aug 8, 2007 By: Barry Bonds Source: San Diego Union Tribune

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