divorced from reality

Definition of divorced from reality

:showing no connection to what is real or true
  • a theory that is completely divorced from reality

Word by Word Definitions

divorce play divorced
  1. : the action or an instance of legally dissolving (see 1dissolve 1d) a marriage

  2. : separation, severance

  1. : to legally dissolve one's marriage with : to end marriage with (one's spouse) by divorce (see 1divorce 1)

  2. : to dissolve the marriage contract between

  3. : to make or keep separate : separate

  1. : a divorced man

reality play
  1. : the quality or state of being real

  2. : a real event, entity, or state of affairs

  3. : the totality of real things and events


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