suit (one's) fancy

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suit (one's) fancy

To satisfy or be in line with one's tastes, preferences, interests, or desires. A trip up into the mountains would really suit my fancy. These people have so much money that they just spend their time doing whatever suits their fancies. I'm going to shopping for an outfit that will suit my fancy.
See also: fancy, suit

suit someone's fancy

to appeal to someone's imagination, fantasy, or preferences. Does this handbag suit your fancy, or would you prefer something larger? I think a big bowl of ice cream would suit my fancy quite nicely.
See also: fancy, suit
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If New Labour lays down a history curriculum, what is to stop the Conservatives, or north of the border Scottish Nationalists or Plaid Cymru in Wales, rewriting the curriculum to suit their fancy?