fantasticate

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fan·tas·ti·cate

 (făn-tăs′tĭ-kāt′)
tr.v. fan·tas·ti·cat·ed, fan·tas·ti·cat·ing, fan·tas·ti·cates
To make fantastic: "[his] splendidly baroque style adorns and fantasticates his thought" (New York Times).

fan·tas′ti·ca′tion n.

fantasticate

(fænˈtæstɪˌkeɪt)
vb (tr)
to make fantastic

fan•tas•ti•cate

(fænˈtæs tɪˌkeɪt)

v.t. -cat•ed, -cat•ing.
to make or render fantastic.
[1590–1600]
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As early as 1903, Hermann Reich, in his analysis of ancient mime plays, which Esslin considers the oldest cornerstone of the tradition of the absurd, noticed that in these plays "serious, even horrifying matters are miraculously mingled with the burlesque and humorous; flat realism with highly fantasticated and magical elements" (596).
So the new production looks marvelous, but the ballet's genius remains in its dance variety--three Fantasticated, varied, yet austerely assured demonstrations of the jewel-like riches of classic ballet's basic vocabulary.
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