never-never land

nev·​er-nev·​er land | \ˌne-vər-ˈne-vər- \

Definition of never-never land 

: an ideal or imaginary place

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Its occasional bombshell scoops reside in a never-never land between rumor and accepted fact. Jonathan Chait, Daily Intelligencer, "The Michael Cohen Bribery Scandal Is Now a Trump Bribery Scandal," 16 May 2018

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First Known Use of never-never land

1900, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of never-never land was in 1900

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English Language Learners Definition of never-never land

: an imaginary place without problems

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