Definition of fancy verb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    fancy

     verb
    verb
    NAmE//ˈfænsi//
     
    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they fancy
     
    he / she / it fancies
     
    past simple fancied
     
    -ing form fancying
     
     
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  1. 1 [intransitive, transitive] (informal) used to show that you are surprised or shocked by something fancy doing something Fancy meeting you here! fancy something “She remembered my name after all those years.” “Fancy that!
  2. 2 [transitive] fancy (that)… (literary) to believe or imagine something She fancied (that) she could hear footsteps.
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