Student Thesaurus

One entry found for fantasy.
Entry Word: fantasy
Function: noun
Text: also phantasy
1 a conception or image created by the imagination and having no objective reality <a constant daydreamer who started to believe his own fantasies>
Synonyms chimera, conceit, daydream, delusion, dream, fancy, figment, hallucination, illusion, phantasm, pipe dream, unreality, vision
Related Words mirage; brainchild, idea; concoction, fabrication, fiction, invention; envisaging, imaging, visualization
Near Antonyms actuality, fact, reality
2 the ability to form mental images of things that either are not physically present or have never been conceived or created by others <the painter gave free rein to his fantasy to create pictures that capture the kind of reality we experience only in our dreams> -- see IMAGINATION
3 something that is the product of the imagination <we were coming to the conclusion that the person Karen "saw" in the woods was another one of her fantasies> -- see FICTION