"fancy" Definition

  1. the favourite sports, pets, or pastime of a person, the ton of low life. Pugilists are sometimes termed the FANCY. Shakspeare uses the word in the sense of a favourite or pet; and the paramour of a prostitute is still called her FANCY MAN.

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Position in the dictionary: 1183 of 4022 slang words.
Next words in the dictionary: fancy bloak, fanning, fanqui, fantail, farm, farmer., fast, fast and loose, fat, father
Previous words in the dictionary: fan, family men, fambles, fal-lals, faker, fakement charley, fakement, fake, faggot vote, faggot briefs

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