unfancied

fancied

[fan-seed]
adjective
unreal; imaginary: to be upset by fancied grievances.

Origin:
1560–70; fancy + -ed2

unfancied, adjective
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fancied (ˈfænsɪd)
 
adj
1.  imaginary; unreal
2.  thought likely to win or succeed: a fancied runner

unfancied (ʌnˈfænsɪd)
 
adj
(esp of a sportsperson, team, etc) thought unlikely to win or succeed

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fancy
mid-15c., contraction of fantasy, it took the older and longer word's sense of "inclination, whim, desire." The verb meaning "take a liking to" (1540s) is a contraction of fantasien "to fantasize (about)." Related: Fancied; fancies. The adj. is mid-18c.
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