Definition of fantasy:
semblance, head game, apparition, magic trick, fancy, extravaganza, flight, delusion, fondness, pipe dream, nightmare, partiality, day-dream, fantasia, fiction, castle in the air, conjuration, bugbear, chimera, phantasy, romance, illusion, legerdemain, trance, reverie, hallucination, fairyland, mirage, utopia, myth, conceit, phantasma, escape, bubble, real, imaginativeness, deception, figment, belief, phantasm, conjuring trick, fantasize, thaumaturgy, daydream, fantasise, rainbow, trick, magic.
- imagination (part of speech: noun)
- supposition (part of speech: noun)
- "Birds and Poets", John Burroughs.
The latter tendency had prevailed when he accepted Raymond's invitation, for though his considered judgment had always repudiated the doctor's theories as the wildest nonsense, yet he secretly hugged a belief in fantasy, and would have rejoiced to see that belief confirmed.- "The Great God Pan", Arthur Machen.
- "When Valmond Came to Pontiac, Complete", Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 15, 2009.