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Fantasy Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • imagination unrestricted by reality; "a schoolgirl fantasy"
  • something many people believe that is false; "they have the illusion that I am very wealthy"
  • fiction with a large amount of fantasy in it; "she made a lot of money writing romantic fantasies"

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • imagination unrestricted by reality; "a schoolgirl fantasy" ,
  • fiction with a large amount of imagination in it; "she made a lot of money writing romantic fantasies" ,
  • something many people believe that is false; "they have the illusion that I am very wealthy"

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Fantasy Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


Fantasy is a genre of fiction (make believe) that shows some form of magic, or supernatural force.

Often fantasy also means that the story takes place in another world different from our own (e.g. Middle-earth or Narnia). Although the word fantasy is most often applied to low-tech worlds, it also can depict high tech worlds, overlapping with science fiction (e.g. Star Wars). Or it is used for historical fiction, if it is magical in some way.



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* CNN is one of the participants in the war. I have a fantasy where Ted Turner is elected president but refuses because he doesn't want to give up power. - Arthur C. Clarke

* When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge. - Albert Einstein

* Harrison Ford as the President of the United States in Air Force One is such a perfect piece of casting that it's once a fantasy and a joke The joke is how perfect the fantasy is. - Owen Gleiberman


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