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visionary
used in Gulliver's Travels

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Definition
a person given to fanciful speculations and enthusiasms with little regard for what is actually possible;
or: a person with unusual powers of foresight;
or: not practical or realizable; speculative
  • But, however, I shall so far do justice to this part of the Academy, as to acknowledge that all of them were not so visionary.
    Part 3 — A Voyage to Laputa, Balnibarbi, .... (52% in)
  • I must freely confess, that since my last return, some corruptions of my Yahoo nature have revived in me by conversing with a few of your species, and particularly those of my own family, by an unavoidable necessity; else I should never have attempted so absurd a project as that of reforming the Yahoo race in this kingdom: But I have now done with all such visionary schemes for ever.
    Introductory Sections (**% in)

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