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What do you fancy for your lunch?
I quite fancy the idea of lazing around.
Do you fancy going to the cinema?
I fancy Manchester United for the Cup this year.
So, do you fancy your chances for tomorrow’s game?
Oxford are strongly fancied to win this year’s Boat Race.
He sometimes fancied that he heard strange sounds.
Fancy you knowing my sister!
You lot really fancy yourselves, don’t you.
She fancies herself as another Madonna.
This is the British English definition of fancy. View American English definition of fancy.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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