Definition Fancy

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Definition

fancy: elaborate, extravagant, elegant, flashy, classy, expensive
adjective
Horatio doesn't need any fancy technology in his laboratory. He is fine working with basic equipment.
What a fancy restaurant! It's very elegant and the cheapest thing on the menu costs $80!

to fancy (a coffee): to want, to wish for, to desire (a coffee)
verb
I fancy going to the movies tonight. There's a film I want to see.
-What do you fancy for dinner? -I feel like eating pasta.

Pronunciation examples
UK: I really fancy a nice cup of tea.
US: That's a very fancy hat you're wearing.

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