Translation of "fancy" - English-Japanese dictionary


adjective uk /ˈfæn·si/ us /ˈfæn·si/

expensive and fashionable

a fancy restaurant

complicated or having a lot of decoration

装飾的な, 手の込んだ
That dress is too fancy for a little girl.
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

~がほしい, ~がしたい
Do you fancy a drink?

to feel sexually attracted to someone

I fancied him the first time I saw him.
noun uk /ˈfæn·si/ us /ˈfæn·si/
take a fancy to someone/something

to start to like someone or something a lot

Marina had taken a fancy to her.

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