divorced from reality

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Definition of divorced from reality

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

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“Divorced from reality.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/divorced%20from%20reality. Accessed 17 Aug. 2022.

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