Synonyms and Antonyms of Elysium
1 a dwelling place of perfect happiness for the soul after death the mourners were comforted by their belief that the saintly woman was now experiencing the joys of Elysium Synonyms above, bliss, elysian fields, heaven, empyrean, kingdom come, New Jerusalem, paradise, sky, Zion (also Sion)Related Words Beulah, glory, happy hunting ground, nirvana, promised land, Valhalla; afterlife, afterworld, hereafter, otherworldNear Antonyms inferno; limbo, purgatory; hades, netherworld, underworld; abyss, pitAntonyms Gehenna, hell, Pandemonium, perdition
2 an often imaginary place or state of utter perfection and happiness the universal pipe dream that there exists somewhere an earthly Elysium where people live trouble-free lives Synonyms Camelot, Cockaigne, Eden, paradise, empyrean, fantasyland, heaven, lotusland, never-never land, New Jerusalem, nirvana, promised land, Shangri-la, utopia, Zion (also Sion)Related Words arcadia; dreamland, dreamworld, fairyland, wonderland; blessedness, bliss, blissfulness, euphoria, gladness, joyNear Antonyms fool's paradiseAntonyms anti-utopia, dystopia, hell
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