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pipe dream

noun

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a conception or image created by the imagination and having no objective reality
  • opening our own restaurant has long been a pipe dream

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The first known use of pipe dream was in 1890

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“Pipe dream.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pipe%20dream. Accessed 14 December 2019.

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