fantast

fantast

[fan-tast]
noun
a visionary or dreamer.
Also, phantast.


Origin:
1580–90; < German, variant of Phantast < Greek phantastḗs boaster; modern sense by association with fantastic

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fantast (ˈfæntæst)
 
n
a dreamer or visionary
 
[C16: from German Phantast, from Greek phantastēs boaster; English word influenced in meaning by fantastic]

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