flight of fancy/imagination/fantasy

noun phrase

Definition of flight of fancy/imagination/fantasy

: an idea, story, etc., that shows great imagination but is very unlikely to be true or practical The book is filled with flights of fancy about the future of the computer industry. flights of imagination about becoming a superstar

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“Flight of fancy/imagination/fantasy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/flight%20of%20fancy%2Fimagination%2Ffantasy. Accessed 16 Jan. 2022.

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