Synonyms for fancifulness

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The event acquitted her of all the fancifulness, and all the selfishness of imaginary complaints.

But the point is that Maltby's fancifulness went far and well.

The reader has been able to form some idea of the fancifulness of the vegetable forms peculiar to the Australian savannahs.

It is, however, with a confession of fancifulness that I reconstruct the following story to account for Buncho.

The south side constitutes the principal front, and presents a surprising variety and fancifulness in its parts.

Addison's paper doubtless possessed an element of fact and truth, enriched by the fancifulness peculiar to the writer.

My fancifulness he commended as something to be turned to use in writing stories.

With the fancifulness of her kind, she finally took it into her head that she must consult a doctor in New York.

In these accounts it was not so much truthfulness that appealed to the public, as strangeness and fancifulness.

There was a certain amount of fancifulness and emphasis in his speech, but they understood him very well.

WORD ORIGIN

1620s, from fancy (n.) + -ful. Related: Fancifully.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR FANCIFULNESS

whimsy

nounquaint or fanciful quality or humor
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