noun, Informal: Often Disparaging.
an obsessive male fan, especially of something technological or from popular culture:
Apple fanboys lined up to buy the new phone.
- Fanboy or fangirl
noun a person obsessed with an actor or a fictional character Word Origin 1919 Usage Note slang
[fan-seed] /ˈfæn sid/ adjective 1. unreal; imaginary: to be upset by fancied grievances. [fan-see] /ˈfæn si/ noun, plural fancies. 1. imagination or fantasy, especially as exercised in a capricious manner. 2. the artistic ability of creating unreal or whimsical imagery, decorative detail, etc., as in poetry or drawing. 3. a mental image or conception: He […]
- Familial hyperbetalipoproteinemia
familial hyperbetalipoproteinemia n. See type II familial hyperlipoproteinemia.
- Familial hemiplegic migraine
familial hemiplegic migraine n. A rare inherited migraine disorder characterized by a temporary paralysis of one side of the body followed by severely throbbing headaches and nausea; it occasionally can cause coma.