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fantasize

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishfantasizefan‧ta‧size (also fantasise British English) /ˈfæntəsaɪz/ verb [intransitive, transitive]  IMAGINEto imagine that you are doing something which is very pleasant or exciting, but which is very unlikely to happen syn dreamfantasize about Sometimes she fantasized about buying a boat and sailing around the world.fantasize that I used to fantasize that my real parents were famous movie stars.see thesaurus at imagine→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
fantasizeI often fantasize about living in a big house with tennis courts and a swimming pool.Many men fantasize about sleeping with someone who is not their partner.Some children even go beyond such fantasizing and actually run away in search of this ideal home.Alice stole one long drink before rolling over in the boundless bed, fantasizing it as an endless beach of white cloud.fantasize thatHe begins to fantasize that if he tried hard he could shrink to a tiny size and crawl inside the set.
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Verb table
fantasize
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyfantasize
he, she, itfantasizes
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyfantasized
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave fantasized
he, she, ithas fantasized
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad fantasized
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill fantasize
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have fantasized
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam fantasizing
he, she, itis fantasizing
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you, we, theyare fantasizing
Past
I, he, she, itwas fantasizing
you, we, theywere fantasizing
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been fantasizing
he, she, ithas been fantasizing
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been fantasizing
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be fantasizing
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been fantasizing
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