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fancy

1. (of a domestic animal) bred for particular qualities
2. Lit the power to conceive and represent decorative and novel imagery, esp in poetry. Fancy was held by Coleridge to be more casual and superficial than imagination
3. Music a composition for solo lute, keyboard, etc., current during the 16th and 17th centuries
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While the European Union attacked Indian generic medicines by terming them fakes, the campaign has also caught fancy in African countries.
However, this one-of-a-kind toy library, named 'Kids' Gurukul', has caught fancy of the kids in the city.
This caught fancy of some people in Pakistan and a proposal was floated for their progressive manufacture locally.