strike (one's) fancy

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strike (one's) fancy

To be appealing or pleasant to one; to be intriguing or of interest to one. A: "Do you want to go to a movie later on?" B: "I don't know, there's nothing that really strikes my fancy in theaters right now." I'm not going to declare my major until I've had a couple years in college to see what ends up striking my fancy.
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strike someone's fancy

to appeal to someone. I'll have some ice cream, please. Chocolate strikes my fancy right now. Why don't you go to the store and buy a CD that strikes your fancy?
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I visited "Byzantium" with an artist friend, and together we were like ecstatic children, jabbering wildly in front of one piece and then rushing off to look at whatever struck our fancy next.
We're not quite ready to reveal our findings just yet, but there's one piece that struck our fancy and seemed particularly well-suited to the season: a xylophone bearing the words of the central Yom Kippur prayer Ashamnu.
I spent the last two years looking for something to do this, beating the aisles of the PMA show, but didn't come up with anything that struck our fancy," Witt says.
The two components that struck our fancy, MarketingWise and Sales Wise, are geared to offer dynamic support for closing the loop in the customer lifecycle.