Definition of utopia in English:
An imagined place or state of things in which everything is perfect. The word was first used in the book Utopia (1516) by Sir Thomas More. The opposite of dystopia.
- "Brooklyn's a place that has taken on an identity as this sort of creative utopia," Butler said.
- People seem to regard Fire Island as a utopia, and it's not hard to discern why.
- The social utopia you crave is an anathema to a majority.
based on Greek ou 'not' + topos 'place'.
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