HyperDic: phantasy

English > 3 senses of the word phantasy:
NOUNcognitionphantasy, illusion, fantasy, fancysomething many people believe that is false / false
communicationphantasy, fantasyfiction with a large / large / large amount of imagination / imagination in it
cognitionphantasy, fantasyimagination unrestricted by reality
English > phantasy: 3 senses > noun 1, cognition
MeaningSomething many people believe that is false / false.
Synonymsillusion, fantasy, fancy
NarrowerbubbleAn impracticable and illusory idea
will-o'-the-wisp, ignis fatuusAn illusion that misleads
wishful thinkingThe illusion that what you wish for is actually true
BroadermisconceptionAn incorrect conception
Spanishfantasía, ilusión
Catalanfantasia, il·lusió
English > phantasy: 3 senses > noun 2, communication
Meaningfiction with a large / large / large amount of imagination / imagination in it.
Synonymfantasy
Narrowerscience fictionliterary fantasy involving the imagined impact of science on society
BroaderfictionA literary work based on the imagination / imagination and not necessarily on fact
Spanishfantasía
Catalanfantasia
English > phantasy: 3 senses > noun 3, cognition
Meaningimagination unrestricted by reality.
Synonymfantasy
Narrowerfantasy life, phantasy lifeAn imaginary life lived in a fantasy world
fantasy world, phantasy world, fairylandSomething existing solely in the imagination (but often mistaken / mistaken for reality)
pipe dream, dreamA fantastic but vain hope (from fantasies induced by the opium pipe)
Broaderimagination, imaginativeness, visionThe formation of a mental image of something that is not perceived as real and is not present to the senses
Spanishfantasía
Catalanfantasia

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