Synonyme von ivory tower
remoteness from the realities of everyday lifeIn their ivory tower they don't realise how pernicious it is.
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in the sense of refuge
a place, person, or thing that offers protection or helpWe climbed up a winding track towards a mountain refuge.
in the sense of retreat
a place to which one may retire, esp. for religious contemplationHe spent yesterday in his country retreat.
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Life on the edge
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