Definition of idyllic in English:

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Pronunciation: /ɪˈdɪlɪk/


Like an idyll; extremely happy, peaceful, or picturesque: an attractive hotel in an idyllic setting
More example sentences
  • Some say a horrible monster cast its ominous shadow over the peaceful and idyllic valley.
  • The unhappiness of others somehow besmirches their own idyllic picture.
  • After long travelling, foul weather and false starts, the picture before us is not nearly so idyllic or clear cut.
perfect, ideal, idealized, wonderful, blissful, halcyon, happy;
heavenly, paradisal, utopian, Elysian;
peaceful, picturesque, pastoral, rural, rustic, bucolic, unspoilt
literary Arcadian, sylvan



Pronunciation: /ɪˈdɪlɪkli/
Example sentences
  • The hall, now a hotel, is idyllically located on an island which is accessible only by a narrow, iron footbridge.
  • The initiation week was idyllically fun and adventurous but frustratingly empty, because most of the people I looked up to either left the college or got segregated to different classes.
  • If one were doing a screenplay, it should not (MGM-style) show young Cathy and young Heathcliff idyllically united.

Words that rhyme with idyllic

acrylic, bibliophilic, Cyrillic, dactylic, exilic, imbecilic

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Line breaks: idyl¦lic

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