from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The tendency to escape from daily reality or routine by indulging in daydreaming, fantasy, or entertainment.
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- n. An inclination to escape from routine or reality into fantasy
- n. A genre of book, film etc. that one uses to indulge this tendency
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. an inclination to retreat from unpleasant realities through diversion or fantasy
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