Translation of "idealism" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary


noun [ U ] uk us /aɪˈdɪə.lɪ.zəm/

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

She never lost her youthful idealism and campaigned for just causes all her life. 她從未喪失過年輕時的理想主義,終生都在為正義事業而奮鬥。
→ 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


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