What does the word fanciful mean?

Usage examples for fanciful

  1. Forced and blanched in a warm, dark place, the bitter leaves find a ready market as a salad known as " barbe de Capucin" by the fanciful French. – Wild Flowers Worth Knowing by Neltje Blanchan et al
  2. For a while the mind became more active, but less logical, and fanciful visions crowded thickly through it. – Above the Snow Line by Clinton Thomas Dent
  3. But in her heart granny was saying that it would be a very good thing for me to have some companions of my own age, to prevent my getting fanciful and unchildlike, and, worst of all, too much taken up with myself. – My New Home by Mary Louisa Molesworth