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Meaning of “flight of fancy” in the English Dictionary

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flight of fancy

an ​idea that ​shows a lot of ​imagination but is not ​practical: He was ​talking about ​cyclingacross the US or was that just another flight of ​fancy?
(Definition of flight of fancy from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “flight of fancy”
in Chinese (Simplified) 异想天开, 想入非非…
in Chinese (Traditional) 異想天開, 想入非非…
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