unreality


un·re·al·i·ty

noun \ˌən-rē-ˈa-lə-tē\

Definition of UNREALITY

1
a :  the quality or state of being unreal :  lack of substance or validity
b :  something unreal, insubstantial, or visionary :  figment
2
:  ineptitude in dealing with reality

Examples of UNREALITY

  1. <a sci-fi author who seems to have preferred the unrealities of his own fiction to the realities of the world about him>

First Known Use of UNREALITY

1751

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