Not realistic: it was unrealistic to expect changes to be made overnight
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- It can, admittedly, be hard to distinguish between being idealistic and being unrealistic.
- He said it was unrealistic to expect tempers not to flare, given the sporting history between the two schools.
- I suppose good parents strive for perfection, which is unrealistic and unnecessary.
unreasonable, irrational, illogical, senseless, silly, foolish, fanciful, idealistic, quixotic, romantic, starry-eyed, blue-sky, pie in the sky
chiefly British informal airy-fairy
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