Translation of "escapism" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun [ no plural ] uk /ɪˈskeɪ.pɪ.zəm/ us

a way of avoiding an unpleasant or boring life, especially by thinking, reading, etc. about more exciting but impossible activities

These adventure movies are pure escapism.
For many people going on holiday is a form of escapism.
escapist noun, adjective uk /-pɪst/ us

escapist literature

(Translation of “escapism” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)