fantastical ~ adjective – – US /fænˈtæs.tɪ.kəl/ UK
Strange and wonderful, like something out of a story:
Fantastical Buddhisttemples and medievalcastlescling to Bhutan’s mistyvalleys.
So strange or extreme that it does not seem to be true or reasonable:
Nobody knew what to make of the fantastical claims she had made to police.
“I like nonsense, it wakes up the brain cells. Fantasy is a necessary ingredient in living.”
Every place I go is more interesting than the last. Every place I leave makes me long to just go back. So many people, places, cultures. It’s all so fantastical. Never in my wildest, childest dreams could I have imagined my life as it is today. Here I am and here I go. Oh the wonderful places. All of the wonderful places. With so many more in front of me.
Every day presents to me a new and delightful surprise.
“Fantasy is escapist, and that is its glory. If a soldier is imprisioned by the enemy, don’t we consider it his duty to escape?. . .If we value the freedom of mind and soul, if we’re partisans of liberty, then it’s our plain duty to escape, and to take as many people with us as we can!”