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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Fancy  \Fan"cy\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Fancied},  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Fancying}.] 
  1.  To  figure  to  one's  self  to  believe  or  imagine  something 
  without  proof. 
 
  If  our  search  has  reached  no  farther  than  simile  and 
  metaphor,  we  rather  fancy  than  know  --Locke. 
 
  2.  To  love.  [Obs.]  --Shak. 




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