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Our fantasies, though, are of the restaurant experience returned to normal.

Today’s tech capabilities are nowhere near any of those fantasies.

Tasmania might seem farther away than ever right now, and while cooking with How Wild Things Are won’t bring it any closer, it makes part of the fantasy of travel — experiencing the food of a place — real, if only for a moment.

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As a sop to her sad diet, she indulges in mommy-centric sexual fantasies about an older female colleague.

There are robust communities online dedicated to LARPing, live-action role-playing events in which people gather offline and pretend to be fantasy heroes.

But if Democrats are faced with the reality of a glut of qualified candidates, Republicans are assembling more of a fantasy team.

That fantasy, however, is still heavily regimented by all sorts of norms.

A lot of the culture around movies in the sci-fi/fantasy genre is about deconstructing them ad nauseam.

What do you think is the best fantasy work that has not been adapted that should?

I harbor a rock ‘n’ roll fantasy, just like anybody, and I welcomed the challenge.

I have a mild grievance against that talented lady, Miss Marjorie Bowen, for labelling her latest novel "a romantic fantasy."

The monograph on the Sunshade, called by the author ‘a little tumbled fantasy,’ occupies fully one-half of the volume.

Fantasy as it is, the book has pictures of French-Canadian life which are as true as though the story itself was all true.

Such as Madame Chalice—ah, she was a part of this brave fantasy, this dream of empire, this inspiring play!

Perhaps, after all, this story was nothing but an unconscious invention—a fantasy which she thought to be the truth.


On this page you'll find 101 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to fantasy, such as: delusion, fancy, illusion, nightmare, reverie, and vision.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.