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utopian

u·to·pi·an

utopian

pronunciation:
yu to pi n
parts of speech:
adjective, noun
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of or pertaining to a desirable but impractical perfection in political and social life, or characterizing one who imagines or proposes such a perfection.
The utopian dream of Marxism was that eventually government would become unnecessary.
synonyms:
idealistic, unrealistic, visionary
similar words:
ideal, impracticable, impractical, mythical, perfectionist, quixotic, unattainable, unfeasible, unrealizable, unworkable
definition 2: (often cap.) of, concerning, or resembling a utopia.
synonyms:
ideal
similar words:
idealistic, perfect
 
part of speech: noun
definition: (often cap.) one who imagines or proposes a utopia.
synonyms:
idealist
similar words:
daydreamer, Don Quixote, dreamer, fantast, romantic, visionary