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utopia

Syllabification: u·to·pi·a
Pronunciation: /yo͞oˈtōpēə
 
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Definition of utopia in English:

noun

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.
Example sentences
  • "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.
Synonyms
paradise, heaven (on earth), Eden, Garden of Eden, Shangri-La, Elysium;
idyll, nirvana, God's country
literary Arcadia

Origin

based on Greek ou 'not' + topos 'place'.

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