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English definition of “idyll”

idyll

noun [C]     /ˈɪd.əl/
a very happy , peaceful , and simple situation or period of time , especially in the countryside , or a piece of music , literature , etc. that describes this: Every year thousands of people flee the big cities in search of the pastoral / rural idyll.Perfect and faultlessUnspoiltPleasure and happiness
(Definition of idyll noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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