Definition of 'escapist'
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The film is the perfect escapist fantasy in a time of austerity. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It is another part of the escapist fantasy known as modern football. Times, Sunday Times (2014)An uplifting but shallow escapist fantasy. Times, Sunday Times (2007)You can't excuse a war film shown in the middle of a war as merely escapist entertainment. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
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Used Occasionally. escapist is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'escapist'
British English: escapist ADJECTIVE
Escapist ideas, activities, or types of entertainment make people think about pleasant things instead of the uninteresting or unpleasant aspects of their life.
...a little escapist fantasy.
Definition of escapist from the Collins English Dictionary
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