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Dictionary entry overview: What does escapism mean?
• ESCAPISM (noun)
The noun ESCAPISM has 1 sense:
1. an inclination to retreat from unpleasant realities through diversion or fantasy
Familiarity information: ESCAPISM used as a noun is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
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An inclination to retreat from unpleasant realities through diversion or fantasy
Nouns denoting acts or actions
romantic novels were her escape from the stress of daily life / his alcohol problem was a form of escapism
Hypernyms ("escapism" is a kind of...):
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