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Related / Similar Words: paragon, nonpareil, saint, apotheosis, nonesuch, nonsuch, idealistic

 

Definition:
  • the idea of something that is perfect; something that one hopes to attain;
  • model of excellence or perfection of a kind; one having no equal;
  • constituting or existing only in the form of an idea or mental image or conception; "a poem or essay may be typical of its period in idea or ideal content";
  • conforming to an ultimate standard of perfection or excellence; embodying an ideal;
  • of or relating to the philosophical doctrine of the reality of ideas;

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    Hyponyms: value, paragon, idol, perfection, beau ideal, criterion, standard, exemplar, example, model, good example, ego ideal, jimdandy, jimhickey, crackerjack, class act, humdinger

     

    Pertainyms: idealism

     

    Derivational Morphology: idealize, idealise, apotheosize, apotheosise, apotheose, purify, purge, sanctify

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 理想   Dutch: ideaal  
    Esperanto: ideala   French: idéal  
    German: Ideal   Hungarian: eszmény  
    Indonesian: ideal   Interlingua: ideal  
    Italian: ideale   Japanese: 理想  
    Korean: 이상   Polish: ideał  
    Russian: идеал   Spanish: ideal  
    Swedish: ideal   Ukrainian: iдеал  
     
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