Translation of "fancy" - English-Italian dictionary

fancy

adjective uk /ˈfæn·si/ us /ˈfæn·si/

expensive and fashionable

di lusso
a fancy restaurant un ristorante di lusso

complicated or having a lot of decoration

decorato, ornato
That dress is too fancy for a little girl. Quel vestito è troppo ornato per una bambina.
verb uk /ˈfæn·si/ us /ˈfæn·si/ present participle fancying, past tense and past participle fancied UK informal

B1 to want to have or do something

aver voglia di
Do you fancy a drink? Ti va di bere qualcosa?

to feel sexually attracted to someone

essere attratto da
I fancied him the first time I saw him. Sono rimasto attratto da lui dalla prima volta che l’ho visto.
noun uk /ˈfæn·si/ us /ˈfæn·si/
take a fancy to someone/something

to start to like someone or something a lot

trovare simpatico qualcuno/qualcosa
Marina had taken a fancy to her. Marina l’aveva trovata simpatica.

(Translation of “fancy” from the Cambridge English–Italian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)