Definition of 'fancied'
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Victory there would see him heading towards Cheltenham with fancied runners for two of the championship races.Times, Sunday Times (2010) The Sun (2014)
All the fancied runners had their odds slashed in the few minutes before the off but hardly any outsiders' price was increased.The Sun (2015) The Sun (2009) The Sun (2009) The Sun (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
And that follows last week's nightmare of fancied teams going down the pan quicker than a dodgy Ruby.The Sun (2008)
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)
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) The Sun (2006)
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Definition of fancied from the Collins English Dictionary