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Dictionary Definition

fairyland

Noun

1 something existing solely in the imagination (but often mistaken for reality) [syn: fantasy world, phantasy world]
2 the enchanted realm of fairies [syn: faerie, faery]

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English

Adjective

  1. Having qualities ascribed to fairies and their realm; fanciful, delicate, surreal, or diminutive.
    The children built a fairyland cottage out of gingerbread, decorated with gumdrops and peppermint sticks.

Noun

  1. The imaginary land or abode of fairies.

Synonyms

Translations

the imaginary land or abode of fairies
  • Hungarian: tündérország, meseország

Extensive Definition

Fairyland commonly refers to the land of fairies, in folklore.
Fairyland may also refer to:

See also

Synonyms, Antonyms and Related Words

Agapemone, Arcadia, Big Rock-Candy Mountain, Canaan, Cloudcuckooland, Cockaigne, Eden, Eldorado, Erewhon, Garden of Eden, Goshen, Happy Valley, Land of Youth, Laputa, Never-Never-land, Neverland, New Atlantis, Pandemonium, Quivira, Shangri-la, Utopia, Zion, arcadia, cloudland, dreamland, dystopia, elfenfolk, faerie, fairyfolk, heaven, kakotopia, kingdom come, land of dreams, land of enchantment, land of faerie, land of plenty, land of promise, lotus land, millennium, paradise, promised land, shee, sidhe, the good folk, the little people, utopia, wonderland
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