Fanciful and Fabulous


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Fanciful adjective – Not real and existing only in the imagination.
Usage example: the fanciful creatures that J.R.R. Tolkien created for his Middle Earth novels

Fabulous is a synonym for fanciful in mythical topic. In some cases you can use "Fabulous" instead an adjective "Fanciful", when it comes to topics like imaginary, unreal, legendary, moony.
Nearby Words: fancy, fancied, fancier, fancifully
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Fabulous adjective – Based on, described in, or being a myth.
Usage example: the city of Phoenix is named after a fabulous bird that every 500 years destroys itself with fire, only to rise again from its own ashes

Fanciful is a synonym for fabulous in legendary topic. You can use "Fanciful" instead an adjective "Fabulous", if it concerns topics such as mythical, moony.
Nearby Words: fabulously, fabulosity
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Things that words describes

clothing fanciful clothing fabulous clothing
way fanciful way fabulous way
outfits fanciful outfits fabulous outfits
creatures fanciful creatures fabulous creatures
Other nouns: costumes.
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