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unrealistic
American English: /ˌənˌriəˈlɪstɪk/
British English: /ˌʌnrɪəˈlɪstɪk/

Translation of unrealistic in Spanish:

adjective

  • (expectations/target/description)
    poco realista
    it's unrealistic to expect that
    no es realista esperar eso
    Example sentences
    • 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.

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