a geranium, Pelargonium domesticum, of southern Africa, having roundish clusters of large white, pink, or red flowers.
[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 had happy fancies of being a famous actor. 4. an idea or opinion […]
noun 1. a woman’s lover. 2. a pimp. noun (slang) 1. a woman’s lover 2. a pimp noun phrase A lover, esp the adulterous sex partner of a married woman (1811+)
adjective 1. Slang. fancy or snobbish; foppish; dandified.
adjective Very elegant or ornate, esp pretentiously so; highfalutin: mostly fancy-schmancy Roman numbers like IIs and IIIs [1970s+; fr the humorous and derisive Yiddish rhyming of a first word with a second one beginning shm-, as in ”Oedipusshmoedipus, just so he loves his mother”]