Translation of "idealism" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

idealism

noun [ U ] uk us /aɪˈdɪə.lɪ.zəm/

the belief that your ideals can be achieved, often when this does not seem likely to others

理想主义
She never lost her youthful idealism and campaigned for just causes all her life. 她从未丧失过年轻时的理想主义,终生都在为正义事业而奋斗。
→ Compare realism

specialized the belief in philosophy that objects in the world are ideas which only exist in the mind of God or people who see them

唯心主义,唯心论,理念论

(Translation of “idealism” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)