HyperDic: utopia

English > 4 senses of the word Utopia / utopia:
NOUNcommunicationUtopiaa book written by Sir Thomas More (1516) describing the perfect society on an imaginary island
stateutopiaideally perfect state
communicationutopiaa work of fiction describing a utopia
cognitionUtopia, Zion, Sionan imaginary place considered to be perfect or ideal
Utopia / utopia > pronunciation
Soundsyuwtow'piyah
RhymesAbyssinia ... zinnia: 217 rhymes with iyah...
English > Utopia: 4 senses > noun 1, communication
MeaningA book written by Sir Thomas More (1516) describing the perfect society on an imaginary island.
Instance ofbookA written work or composition that has been published (printed on pages bound together)
SpanishUtopía
CatalanUtopia
AdjectivesUtopianof or pertaining to or resembling a utopia
English > utopia: 4 senses > noun 2, state
Meaningideally perfect state; especially in its social and political and moral aspects.
BroaderstateThe way something is with respect to its main attributes
Oppositedystopiastate in which the conditions of life are extremely bad as from deprivation or oppression or terror
Spanishutopía
Catalanutopia
Adjectivesutopiancharacterized by or aspiring to impracticable perfection
utopianof or pertaining to or resembling a utopia
English > utopia: 4 senses > noun 3, communication
MeaningA work of fiction describing a utopia.
BroaderfictionA literary work based on the imagination / imagination and not necessarily on fact
Spanishutopía
Catalanutopia
English > Utopia: 4 senses > noun 4, cognition
MeaningAn imaginary place considered to be perfect or ideal.
SynonymsZion, Sion
Broaderimaginary place, mythical place, fictitious placeA place that exists only in imagination
Spanishutopía
CatalanSió, utopia

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