dystopia


Main Entry: dys·to·pia
Pronunciation: \(ˌ)dis-ˈtō-pē-ə\
Function: noun
Etymology: New Latin, from dys- + -topia (as in utopia)
Date: circa 1950
1
: an imaginary place where people lead dehumanized and often fearful lives
dys·to·pi·an \-pē-ən\ adjective