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utopian

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of utopian

  1. having or marked by a tendency to be guided more by ideals than by reality <a plan to revitalize the city's decaying downtown that proved to be overly ambitious and utopian> Synonyms idealist, quixotic, quixotical, romantic, starry, starry-eyed, idealistic, visionaryRelated Words impractical, unrealistic; crusading, messianic, zealous; dewy-eyed, moonstruck, moony, sentimental, tender-minded; hopeful, optimistic, Pollyannaish (also Pollyannish), rosy, upbeat; doctrinaire, ideological (also ideologic)Near Antonyms hardheaded, hard-nosed, tough-minded, unsentimental; practical, pragmatic (also pragmatical), realisticAntonyms clear-eyed, clear-sighted




utopian

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of utopian

  1. one whose conduct is guided more by the image of perfection than by the real world <in the 19th century utopians founded a number of short-lived socialist communities> Synonyms Don Quixote, dreamer, fantast, idealizer, ideologue (also idealogue), romantic, romanticist, idealist, visionaryRelated Words emotionalist, sentimentalist; daydreamer, fantasizer, woolgatherer; Micawber, optimist, Pollyanna; do-gooder, reformer; perfectionist; doctrinaire, theorist, thinkerNear Antonyms cynic, defeatist, pessimist; empiric, empiricistAntonyms hardnose, pragmatist, realist





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