1. [syn: fancier, enthusiast]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Fancier \Fan"ci*er\, n.
1. One who is governed by fancy. "Not reasoners, but
2. One who fancies or has a special liking for, or interest
in, a particular object or class or objects; hence, one
who breeds and keeps for sale birds and animals; as, bird
fancier, dog fancier, etc.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
n 1: a person having a strong liking for something [syn: