The activity was so intense that there is now a severe shortage of fancy apartments for sale in New York.
No question these are fraught times for Republican lawmakers—especially those who fancy themselves contenders for 2016.
Jobs was committed to leading a normal life—no housekeepers, no mansions, and no fancy cars.
The wealthy prefer to convey their status through ornate mansions and fancy foreign cars.
“I probably spent a million dollars on suits and fancy clothes,” Spencer said.
She has deposited the old man in that easy-chair for a doze, I fancy.
And something more than learned, I should think,” said Hester; “I fancy she is wise.
He therefore went straight to her room from fancy Quinglet's.
As it grew late, I began to fancy all manner of accidents that might befall you.
"Feels a bit grumpy, I fancy," thought Noel, with a suppressed grin.
mid-15c., contraction of fantasy, it took the older and longer word's sense of "inclination, whim, desire." Meaning "fans of an amusement or sport, collectively" is attested by 1735, especially (though not originally) of the prize ring. The adjective is recorded from mid-18c.