fantasy
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fantasy(
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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (imagination)
a. la fantasía
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
When I entered his mansion, I thought I had entered a world of fantasy.Cuando entré en su mansión, pensé que había entrado en un mundo de fantasía.
2. (wish)
a. la fantasía
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
The movie portrays the romantic fantasy of a middle-aged woman.La película retrata la fantasía romántica de una mujer de mediana edad.
b. el sueño
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Being able to fly is a human fantasy.Poder volar es un sueño del hombre.
3. (literature)
a. la literatura fantástica
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I prefer classic literature rather than fantasy.Prefiero la literatura clásica a la literatura fantástica.
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
4. (to imagine)
a. fantasear con
He spent his days fantasying Armageddon and gradually lost the ability to distinguish fact from fiction.Se pasaba los días fantaseando con el Apocalipsis y poco a poco perdió la capacidad de distinguir entre realidad y ficción.
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fantasy
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. la fantasía
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
fantasy footballjuego en que los participantes escogen su equipo de fútbol ideal de entre los futbolistas de un torneo y luego van sumando puntos según la actuación de éstos en la competición real
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fantasy [ˈfæntəzɪ]
noun
1 (imagination) fantasía (f)
to live in a fantasy world or in fantasy land vivir en un mundo de ensueño
2 (fanciful idea, wish) fantasía (f); sueño (m)
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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fantasy book
el libro fantástico
fantasy world
mundo de fantasía
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