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wish-fulfillment

noun [U] uk   us   /ˈwɪʃ.fʊlˌfɪl.mənt/
the achievement of things you really want in imaginary situations, mainly in dreams, but also in films, literature, and poetry: Men, in these dramas of female wish-fulfillment, are reduced to the status of playthings.
Translations of “wish-fulfillment”
in Chinese (Traditional) 美夢成真, 夢想實現…
in Chinese (Simplified) 美梦成真, 梦想实现…
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