adjective \ˌən-ˌrē-ə-ˈlis-tik\

: not able to see things as they really are

: based on what is wanted or hoped for rather than on what is possible or likely : not sensible and appropriate

: not showing people and things as they are in real life

Full Definition of UNREALISTIC

:  not realistic :  inappropriate to reality or fact
un·re·al·is·ti·cal·ly \-ti-k(ə-)lē\ adverb


  1. It's unrealistic to expect so much.
  2. The dialogue in the movie was unrealistic.

First Known Use of UNREALISTIC



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