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fairyland

fair·y·land
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Transcription

    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [fair-ee-land]
    • /ˈfɛər iˌlænd/
    • /ˈfeə.ri.lænd/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [fair-ee-land]
    • /ˈfɛər iˌlænd/

Definitions of fairyland word

  • noun fairyland the imaginary realm of fairies. 1
  • noun fairyland any enchantingly beautiful region. 1
  • noun fairyland The imaginary home of fairies. 1
  • noun fairyland mythology: where fairies live 1
  • noun fairyland fantasy place 1
  • uncountable noun fairyland Fairyland is the imaginary place where fairies live. 0

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Origin of fairyland

First appearance:

before 1580
One of the 35% oldest English words
First recorded in 1580-90; fairy + land

Historical Comparancy

Parts of speech for Fairyland

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation

fairyland popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 84% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
This word is included in each student's vocabulary. Most likely there is at least one movie with this word in the title.

fairyland usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for fairyland

noun fairyland

  • reverie — a state of dreamy meditation or fanciful musing: lost in reverie.
  • nightmare — a terrifying dream in which the dreamer experiences feelings of helplessness, extreme anxiety, sorrow, etc.
  • delusion — A delusion is a false idea.
  • fancy — imagination or fantasy, especially as exercised in a capricious manner.
  • illusion — something that deceives by producing a false or misleading impression of reality.

Antonyms for fairyland

noun fairyland

  • actuality — Actuality is the state of really existing rather than being imagined.
  • reality — the state or quality of being real.
  • certainty — Certainty is the state of being definite or of having no doubts at all about something.
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  • truth — the true or actual state of a matter: He tried to find out the truth.

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