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English definition of “fairyland”


noun     /ˈfeə.ri.lænd/ US  /ˈfer.i-/
[U] the place where fairies (= imaginary creatures ) are said to live Pleasant and make-believe places [S] approving a beautiful place with an attractive or special quality : It had snowed heavily during the night and in the morning the garden was a white fairyland.Pleasant and make-believe places [U] disapproving an imaginary perfect place or situation , where you do not have to deal with real problems in a practical way: The Minister's argument belongs to fairyland. The papers present the countryside as some kind of fairyland.Unreal things and unreality
(Definition of fairyland noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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