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English definition of “fairyland”

fairyland

noun uk   /ˈfeə.ri.lænd/ us    /ˈfer.i-/
[U] the place where fairies (= imaginary creatures) are said to live [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. [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.
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