chimerical


chi·me·ri·cal

adjective \kī-ˈmer-i-kəl, kə-, -ˈmir-\

Definition of CHIMERICAL

1
:  existing only as the product of unchecked imagination :  fantastically visionary or improbable
2
:  given to fantastic schemes
chi·me·ri·cal·ly \-i-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Variants of CHIMERICAL

chi·me·ri·cal also chi·me·ric \-ik\

Examples of CHIMERICAL

  1. <for the time being, interplanetary travel remains a chimerical feature of life in the 21st century>

Origin of CHIMERICAL

chimera
First Known Use: 1638

Rhymes with CHIMERICAL

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