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dystopia
as in:  wrote a dystopia


another dystopia in the spirit of "The Matrix", "Blade Runner", "Brave New World", or "1984"
  a work of fiction describing an imaginary place where life is extremely bad because of deprivation, oppression or terror
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dystopia dystopias
Strongly Associated with:   utopia
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  • another dystopia in the spirit of "The Matrix", "Blade Runner", "Brave New World", or "1984"
  • The trees stretch from the coast all the way to the edge of the dystopia, about thirty-five miles inland.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  The Thief
  • Herminia has told us of your dystopia.
    Christina Garcia  --  Dreaming in Cuban
  • "She doesn’t patrol the dystopia."
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  Queen of Attolia

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  • "It is the dystopia," said the magus.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  The Thief
  • The dystopia was the black, rocky ground left behind by the eruptions of the Sacred Mountain.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  Queen of Attolia
  • He explained as Pol cooked dinner that the dystopia was the remains of the boiling rock that had poured out of the Sacred Mountain thousands of years before.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  The Thief
  • He thought he had glimpsed a fire between the trees in the night, and he wanted to be sure we were unobserved when we crossed the dystopia.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  The Thief
  • "How do you propose to get to the dystopia without being seen and then get across it?" the general asked.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  Queen of Attolia
  • So the magus, Pol, Sophos, and I headed into the dystopia on foot.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  The Thief

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  • There was none flowing in the dystopia, but there must have been some in the ground because grasses grew in clumps and bushes in larger clusters.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  The Thief
  • Crossing the dystopia, I again felt like a bug caught out in the open.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  The Thief
  • Ambiades I would worry about, but we’d left him on the far side of the dystopia.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  The Thief
  • The cannon were found at the edge of the pool at the base of the last great waterfall before the Aracthus reached the dystopia.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  Queen of Attolia
  • When the sun set, Xenophon began the cautious advance across the dystopia.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  Queen of Attolia
  • "I doubt they’ll bring their horses into the dystopia without good cause, certainly not at night," he said.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  Queen of Attolia
  • How long will it take to get across the dystopia?
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  Queen of Attolia
  • Once the Eddisians reached the edge of the dystopia they were surrounded by the trees called the Sea of Olives that grew along the base of the Hephestial Mountains in Attolia.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  Queen of Attolia
  • On our side the riverbank was almost flat, the lava had been ground into a beach, and behind us rose a more gradual hill that cut off the view of the dystopia between us and the Olive Sea.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  The Thief
  • Its only regular water source was the unnavigable Aracthus River, which flowed down from the shoulder of the Sacred Mountain and directly across the dystopia to the fields between it and the banks of the much larger Seperchia River.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  Queen of Attolia
  • Then if you have the strength, I’d like to get at least partway across the dystopia.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  The Thief
  • Then we began to pick our way back across the dystopia, the magus wearing Hamiathes’s Gift around his neck.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  The Thief
  • He didn’t admit that he’d kept the fire burning bright because he’d been afraid of our ghosts wandering back across the dystopia.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  The Thief
  • The magus changed the subject, and I swiveled my head to look at him when he said, "Attolia’s soldiers have been to the temple in the dystopia."
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  The Thief
  • All he knew was that we were on the far side of the dystopia from the Sea of Olives.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  The Thief
  • As far as the magus knew, there might be no bridges at all before the dystopia ran into the foot of the mountains, where we would be trapped.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  The Thief
  • "We could hide in the dystopia for a while," suggested Sophos.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  The Thief
  • We had left the dystopia behind on the far side of the river.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  The Thief
  • He and I had exchanged our information involuntarily beside the dystopia.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  The Thief
  • "There’s a trade route on the far side of the river, and I’m sure there are some villages, but I don’t know why any of them would want a bridge to the dystopia."
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  The Thief
  • "It’s a watershed for the winter rains that fall on the dystopia.
    Megan Whalen Turner  --  The Thief
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Associated words [difficulty]:   dystopia [7] , utopia [5] , utopia [5] , utilitarian [6] , utilitarianism [9]
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