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fancied

Short Definition : imagined; unreal

Definition
(adj) formed or conceived by the imagination
Example Sentence
  • a fabricated excuse for his absence
  • a fancied wrong
  • a fictional character

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for fancied

imagine fancy dress competition - becoming something that's not you / real ... you can only imagine to be that person !
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by khushi5

fancied is similer to fantacy ..which is ur imagination
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by sumi12344

fancier

Short Definition : breeder or dealer of animals; one who has a special interest, as for raising specific plant or animal

Definition
(noun) a person having a strong liking for something
Synonyms : enthusiast

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for fancier

fencier (fancier) --> fence + ier --> one who keeps the animals fenced --> breeder of animals
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by NikhilAgl

fancier -> cier -> bear -> deer - > CR (ciyar is a animal) -> pyar (means love) = one who loves animals and plants or has spl intrest to breed them !
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by khushi5

one who wants to wear showy(fancy) clothes and has very keen interest in his looks
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by himanshu dhumash

fancier sounds like fancy things. wen we see fancy things we usually get attracted with which we get excited!!!
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by kirthikian

fancier = "fancy" fancy dresses are sometimes made from animal skin , they are bought from animal dealer , breeder :)
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by somabrata

Animals are kept inside a fence.
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by shadip

FAN "cied" are very enthusiastic to meet their idols
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by animator

ONE WHO BRINGS FOREIGN CIAR AND BREEDS THEM
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by ranjanron

franchiser for faun.animal dealer.
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by sansecretcp

at a pet shop, owner to a customer pointing at a poodle "Fancy her?"
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by rishib1988

FAN-cier if somebody is a fan of something he tries to keep it or breed it
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by berkeley

fancy + ier >>> we make a collection and keep with us.. it may be animals or anything.. one who keeps animals like this is BREEDER..
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by RajeshBorkar

fanciful

Short Definition : whimsical; visionary; imaginary; produced by imagination; Ex. fanciful scheme

Definition
(adj) indulging in or influenced by fancy
Synonyms : notional
Example Sentence
  • a fanciful mind
  • all the notional vagaries of childhood

Definition
(adj) not based on fact; unreal
Synonyms : imaginary , notional
Example Sentence
  • the falsehood about some fanciful secret treaties
  • a small child's imaginary friends
  • to create a notional world for oneself

Definition
(adj) having a curiously intricate quality
Example Sentence
  • a fanciful pattern with intertwined vines and flowers

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for fanciful

fanciful is full of fancies.
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by aparajita

fancy

Short Definition : imagination (of a whimsical or fantastic nature); capricious liking; V: imagine; be fond of; ADJ. decorative; elaborate

Definition
(noun) something many people believe that is false
Synonyms : fantasy , illusion , phantasy
Example Sentence
  • they have the illusion that I am very wealthy

Definition
(noun) a kind of imagination that was held by Coleridge to be more casual and superficial than true imagination
Definition
(noun) a predisposition to like something
Synonyms : fondness , partiality
Example Sentence
  • he had a fondness for whiskey

Definition
(verb) imagine; conceive of; see in one's mind
Example Sentence
  • I can't see him on horseback!
  • I can see what will happen
  • I can see a risk in this strategy

Definition
(verb) have a fancy or particular liking or desire for
Synonyms : go for , take to
Example Sentence
  • She fancied a necklace that she had seen in the jeweler's window

Definition
(adj) not plain; decorative or ornamented
Example Sentence
  • fancy handwriting
  • fancy clothes

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for fancy

Rich and fancy people do everything on a whim or fancy because they have the money to afford it.
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by nic42991

fanfare

Short Definition : call by bugles or trumpets; showy display; spectacular public display

Definition
(noun) a gaudy outward display
Synonyms : flash , ostentation

Definition
(noun) (music) a short lively tune played on brass instruments
Synonyms : flourish , tucket
Example Sentence
  • he entered to a flourish of trumpets
  • her arrival was greeted with a rousing fanfare

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for fanfare

it can b understand as FILMFARE AWARDS which cud b done in very showy manner
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by himanshu dhumash

Fanfare - can be read as Fans invite their Heroes by conducting big Fair's
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by roopamakena

Rhymes with fun-fair
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by yogesh_bhavarthi

Boys become fan of fair girls and always put up a showy display of generosity in front of them...
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by NikhilAgl

when bollywood stars such as srk comes to some city.the FAN welcomes them by playing MUSIC and celebrated their arrival.
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by gdabli

farce

Short Definition : broad comedy; mockery; humorous play full of silly things happening; ADJ. farcical

Definition
(noun) a comedy characterized by broad satire and improbable situations
Synonyms : farce comedy , travesty

Definition
(noun) mixture of ground raw chicken and mushrooms with pistachios and truffles and onions and parsley and lots of butter and bound with eggs
Synonyms : forcemeat

Definition
(verb) fill with a stuffing while cooking
Synonyms : stuff
Example Sentence
  • Have you stuffed the turkey yet?

Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for farce

sounds like FARTS....what a comedy show in which FARTS and farting was basic knack/talent to be shown.
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by userdce

guys used to say in hindi-PHAAD(FARCE) COMEDY THI YAAR...
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by himanshu dhumash

farce -- face Think of the face of d clown... connect it with comedy and mockery...
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by jothivarman

farce relates to force...a comical situation can sometimes b a forceful hitting...
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by mon_m

"padhe FARCEe beche tel" is proverb with mockery and satire.. you use it to make fun of someone
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by vishal.c.sharma

Face and Arse. Imagine someone saying, "His face is like an arse", its a farce. (Broad comedy, mockery)
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by saketh.theerdha

Far + see + kal ( kal = tommorow ). That means he is making us laugh by showing our far future ...!! ;)
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by abbaraju.pranith

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