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English definition of “fanciful”

fanciful

adjective uk   /ˈfæn.sɪ.fəl/ us  
not likely to succeed or happen in the real world: He has some fanciful notion about converting one room of his apartment into a gallery.Not believable
fancifully
adverb uk   /-i/ us  
Not believable
(Definition of fanciful from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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