surreality
noun see surreal

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • surreality — noun a) The state of being incongruous or surreal. The surreality of the crash scene dawned upon him only when he saw a holy figure in the smoke. b) A surreal entity, event or other fact. The surreality o …   Wiktionary

  • Surreality — When one s reality is surreal. The surreality of his dream was accentuated by the purple frogs …   Dictionary of american slang

  • Surreality — When one s reality is surreal. The surreality of his dream was accentuated by the purple frogs …   Dictionary of american slang

  • surreality — sur·re·al·i·ty …   English syllables

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  • surrealism — surrealist, n., adj. /seuh ree euh liz euhm/, n. (sometimes cap.) a style of art and literature developed principally in the 20th century, stressing the subconscious or nonrational significance of imagery arrived at by automatism or the… …   Universalium

  • surreal — adjective Etymology: back formation from surrealism Date: 1937 1. marked by the intense irrational reality of a dream; also unbelievable, fantastic < surreal sums of money > 2. surrealistic • surreality noun • surreally …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Déjà vu — For other uses, see Déjà vu (disambiguation). Déjà vu (French pronunciation: [deʒa vy] ( listen), literally already seen ) is the experience of feeling sure that one has already witnessed or experienced a current situation, even though… …   Wikipedia

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