Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine

Word of the Day 08/29/19 Utopian

Utopian (adjective, noun)
Utopian [ yoo-toh-pee-uhn ]

1. of, relating to, or resembling Utopia, an idealized imaginary island described in Sir Thomas More's Utopia (1516).
2. (usually lowercase) founded upon or involving idealized perfection.
3. (usually lowercase) given to impractical or unrealistic schemes of such perfection.

4. an inhabitant of Utopia.
5. (usually lowercase) an ardent but impractical political or social reformer; visionary; idealist.

See more synonyms on
3. visionary, idealistic; impracticable.

Origin: From the New Latin word Utopianus, dating back to 1545–55. See Utopia, -an

Now YOU come up with a sentence (or fic? or graphic?) that best illustrates the word.
Tags: daily: word of the day

  • Nearly Spooky Monday

    Happy Monday! How has October been treating you so far? Finally have dropped down out of triple digits here for a bit. As much as I hate being cold,…

  • Drive-by Monday, again.

    Hello there! The fiscal year at work ended last Thursday, and while there was some good things in that, things are a little insane in dealing with…

  • Monday on an actual Monday!

    I have a bit of time, so I am determined to get this post up while I have it, instead of my usual let three days go past before it's done! WOOT! So,…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded