Examples of escapism in a Sentence
Reading romantic novels is for her a form of escapism.
Recent Examples of escapism from the Web
Her pitch to the mood of kids was perfect: glitter escapism against the gloom.
What’s sex if not a little bit of escapism or voyeurism — or both?
And the undefined areas of the translation are what make Twin Peaks, both versions, works of art as opposed to mere escapism.
Some of the escapism in those difficult situations comes down to the fact that Miley's misses are good ones, catcher Welington Castillo said.
There’s also plenty of escapism to go around, as T.H.R. notes that Fox is keen on paranormal comedy Ghosted, as well as an untitled Marvel drama.
But, for all its twee escapism, vanlife is a trend born out of the recent recession.
But the arrogant or fear-filled assertion of human kingdoms and power and glory is our culture’s prevalent form of illusion and escapism.
Will audiences, and Academy voters, crave uplift and escapism, avoid violent or depressing films, or search out films with a social or political message?
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First Known Use of escapism
ESCAPISM Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of escapism for English Language Learners
: an activity or form of entertainment that allows people to forget about the real problems of life
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