Fanciful and Whimsical


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Fanciful adjective – Indulging in or influenced by fancy.
Usage example: a fanciful mind

Whimsical is a synonym for fanciful in behaviour topic. In some cases you can use "Whimsical" instead an adjective "Fanciful", when it comes to topics like capricious, plain, imaginary, quaint. popular alternative
Nearby Words: fancy, fancied, fancier, fancifully
Synonyms for Fanciful


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Whimsical adjective – Indulging in or influenced by fancy.
Fanciful is a synonym for whimsical in behaviour topic. You can use "Fanciful" instead an adjective "Whimsical", if it concerns topics such as capricious, plain, quaint, like a dream. popular alternative
Nearby Words: whim, whimsy, whimsicality
Synonyms for Whimsical

Things that words describes

name fanciful name whimsical name
nature fanciful nature whimsical nature
setting fanciful setting whimsical setting
way fanciful way whimsical way
Other nouns: characters, story, tale, version, names, tales, stories, designs, monsters, moments.
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