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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A person who uses daydreams and fantasies to avoid unpleasant reality.

Usage examples (38)
  • Sometimes, it's just plain escapist fiction, fun for the writer to write and the reader to read.
  • The dismissal of fairy tales, myths and fantastic fiction as "sentimental" or "merely escapist" is nothing new.
  • Don't mention the escapists visiting Warcry code, as you will have to say the word escapist and thus break rule number 1. 3.
  • The music can best be described as escapist blue collar Hip Hop with Funk and Jazz influences, with a unique urban flavour. for more
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