Fanciful and Zany


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Fanciful adjective – Conceived or made without regard for reason or reality.
Zany and fanciful are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Zany" instead an adjective "Fanciful".
Nearby Words: fancy, fancied, fancier, fancifully
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Zany adjective – Showing or marked by a lack of good sense or judgment.
Fanciful and zany are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Fanciful" instead an adjective "Zany".
Synonyms for Zany

Things that words describes

way fanciful way zany way
characters fanciful characters zany characters
architecture fanciful architecture zany architecture
ways fanciful ways zany ways
Other nouns: ideas, stories, races, moments.

Both words in one sentence

  • Pinky: Oh, believe me, Brain, to a human, our nightly exploits would be a humorous diversion that would magically transmute the dreary workaday world into a fanciful realm of zany hijinks!
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