Definition of fancifully adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ˈfænsɪfəli//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈfænsɪfəli//
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  1. 1(disapproving) in a way that is based on imagination and not facts or reason Some critics fancifully suggest this symbol represents the power of evil.
  2. 2in a way that is unusual and shows imagination fancifully decorated instruments