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English definition of “fool's paradise”

fool's paradise

noun uk   /ˌfuːlzˈpær.ə.daɪs/ us    /-ˈper-/
live in a fool's paradise to be happy because you do not know or will not accept how bad a situation really isUnreal things and unreality
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