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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 fan·tas·tic /fænˈtæstɪk, fən-/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Fan·tas·tic a.
 1. Existing only in imagination; fanciful; imaginary; not real; chimerical.
 2. Having the nature of a phantom; unreal.
 3. Indulging the vagaries of imagination; whimsical; full of absurd fancies; capricious; as, fantastic minds; a fantastic mistress.
 4. Resembling fantasies in irregularity, caprice, or eccentricity; irregular; oddly shaped; grotesque.
 There at the foot of yonder nodding beech,
 That wreathes its old fantastic roots so high.   --T. Gray.
 Syn: -- Fanciful; imaginative; ideal; visionary; capricious; chimerical; whimsical; queer. See Fanciful.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Fan·tas·tic, n. A person given to fantastic dress, manners, etc.; an eccentric person; a fop.
    Our fantastics, who, having a fine watch, take all ocasions to draw it out to be seen.   --Fuller.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj 1: ludicrously odd; "Hamlet's assumed antic disposition";
             "fantastic Halloween costumes"; "a grotesque
             reflection in the mirror" [syn: antic, fantastical,
      2: extraordinarily good; used especially as intensifiers; "a
         fantastic trip to the Orient"; "the film was fantastic!";
         "a howling success"; "a marvelous collection of rare
         books"; "had a rattling conversation about politics"; "a
         tremendous achievement" [syn: howling(a), marvelous, marvellous,
          rattling(a), terrific, tremendous, wonderful, wondrous]
      3: extravagantly fanciful and unrealistic; foolish; "a
         fantastic idea of his own importance"
      4: existing in fancy only; "fantastic figures with bulbous
         heads the circumference of a bushel"- Nathaniel Hawthorne
         [syn: fantastical]
      5: exceedingly or unbelievably great; "the bomb did fantastic
         damage"; "Samson is supposed to have had fantastic
         strength"; "phenomenal feats of memory" [syn: phenomenal]