French translation of 'fancied'
1. (= expected to do well) (in competition, race) [horse, rider, team] favori(te)
2. (= imagined) imaginaire
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He'll need another career-best as some of the fancied horses failed to fire that day.The Sun (2009)
I'm sure if we were one of the more fancied teams, one of them might have been given.The Sun (2006)
The Festival is not all-consuming but if you only have one fancied runner there is no margin for error.The Sun (2015)
The mental toughness of Germany in that game was phenomenal, destroying one of the fancied teams on their own turf.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
And that follows last week's nightmare of fancied teams going down the pan quicker than a dodgy Ruby.The Sun (2008)
Another fancied horse is 11-1 chance Simon.The Sun (2008)
But all is not lost as fancied horses have done well.The Sun (2008)
Next day, confidence shot, four less fancied runners all won.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
Other trainers may have more fancied runners but I can sit back and enjoy it.The Sun (2009)
Those stables have won this with fancied runners.The Sun (2008)
It was a bit of a fluke, but they were there at the end when the more fancied runners weren't.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Victory there would see him heading towards Cheltenham with fancied runners for two of the championship races.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Translation of fancied from the Collins English to French Dictionary