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  • 181Chimerica — (CHY.mer.uh.kuh) n. The interrelated elements of the economies of China and America, particularly the Chinese supply of credit to America and the American purchase of cheap Chinese goods. [Blend of China and America.] Example Citations: Americans …

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  • 182academic — Synonyms and related words: abstract, armchair, book learned, bookish, booky, chimerical, classroom, closet, collegiate, conjectural, cross disciplinary, devoted to studies, diligent, donnish, dryasdust, erudite, extramural, graduate, graduate… …

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  • 183air built — Synonyms and related words: aerial, airy, chimeric, chimerical, cloud born, cloud built, cloud woven, dreamlike, ethereal, fanciful, fatuitous, fatuous, gaseous, gossamery, illusory, imaginary, phantasmal, phantomlike, rarefied, shadowy,… …

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  • 184airy — Synonyms and related words: Barmecidal, Barmecide, Olympian, adulterated, aeolian, aerial, aeriform, aerodynamic, aerostatic, aery, air built, airish, airlike, airy, alfresco, altitudinous, animated, apparent, apparitional, ascending, asinine,… …

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  • 185ambitious — Synonyms and related words: adventuresome, adventurous, aggressive, anxious, aspiring, audacious, avaricious, avid, bold, careerist, careeristic, chimerical, classy, daring, driving, dynamic, eager, emulous, energetic, enterprising, enthusiastic …

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  • 186delusive — Synonyms and related words: Barmecidal, Barmecide, aberrant, abroad, adrift, airy, all abroad, all off, all wrong, amiss, apparent, apparitional, askew, astray, at fault, autistic, awry, beguiling, beside the mark, catchy, chimeric, chimerical,… …

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  • 187dreamlike — Synonyms and related words: chimerical, delusional, delusionary, delusive, delusory, fancied, fanciful, fantastic, hallucinational, hallucinative, hallucinatory, illusional, illusionary, illusive, illusory, imaginary, insubstantial, surreal,… …

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  • 188ethereal — Synonyms and related words: Elysian, Olympian, adulterated, aerial, aeriform, aerodynamic, aerostatic, aery, air built, airish, airlike, airy, alfresco, altitudinous, ascending, asomatous, aspiring, astral, atmospheric, attenuate, attenuated,… …

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  • 189fanciful — Synonyms and related words: Gothic, absurd, air built, airy, antic, apocryphal, arbitrary, baroque, bizarre, brain born, capricious, changeable, chimerical, cloud built, conceptual, cranky, crotchety, curious, dream built, dreamlike, ethereal,… …

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  • 190fantastic — Synonyms and related words: Barmecidal, Barmecide, Gothic, absurd, adroit, airy, alien, antic, appalling, apparent, apparitional, arbitrary, astonishing, autistic, balmy, baroque, beguiling, bewildering, beyond belief, bizarre, brain born,… …

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  • 191fatuous — Synonyms and related words: absurd, air built, airy, apish, asinine, barren, batty, befooled, beguiled, besotted, blank, blankminded, bootless, brainless, buffoonish, calm, catchpenny, chimerical, cloud built, cockeyed, counterproductive, crazy,… …

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  • 192fictional — Synonyms and related words: allegoric, chimerical, concocted, cooked up, fabricated, fabulous, fancied, fanciful, fantasied, fantastic, fictitious, fictive, figmental, forged, hatched, illusory, imaginary, invented, legendary, made up, make… …

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  • 193fictitious — Synonyms and related words: affected, apocryphal, artificial, assumed, bastard, bogus, brummagem, chimerical, colorable, colored, concocted, cooked up, counterfeit, counterfeited, created, deceptive, delusive, delusory, dishonest, distorted,… …

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  • 194gaseous — Synonyms and related words: adulterated, aerial, aerodynamic, aerostatic, aery, air built, airy, attenuate, attenuated, chimerical, cloud built, cut, dilute, diluted, dreamlike, ethereal, fanciful, fatuitous, fatuous, fine, flimsy, fuming, fumy,… …

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  • 195gossamery — Synonyms and related words: air built, airy, attenuate, attenuated, breakable, brittle, bubbly, capillary, cheap jack, chimerical, cirrose, cirrous, clear, clear as crystal, cloud built, cobwebby, crumbly, crystal, crystal clear, crystalline,… …

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  • 196groundless — Synonyms and related words: baseless, bottomless, built on sand, chimerical, empty, flimsy, gratuitous, hypothetical, idle, ill founded, illusory, imaginary, inconclusive, indecisive, not following, not proved, not well founded, speculative,… …

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  • 197ideal — Synonyms and related words: Arcadian, Edenic, Geistesgeschichte, Hegelian idea, Kantian idea, Platonic form, Platonic idea, Utopian, absolute, abstract, academic, acme, ambition, apotheosis, apprehension, archetypal, archetype, archetypical,… …

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  • 198illusory — Synonyms and related words: Barmecidal, Barmecide, Circean, aberrant, abroad, adrift, air built, airy, all abroad, all off, all wrong, amiss, apparent, apparitional, askew, astray, at fault, autistic, awry, beguiling, beside the mark, bewitching …

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  • 199imaginary — Synonyms and related words: Barmecidal, Barmecide, abstract, air built, airy, algorismic, algorithmic, aliquot, apparent, apparitional, autistic, cardinal, chimeric, chimerical, cloud built, deceptive, decimal, delusional, delusionary, delusive,… …

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  • 200insubstantial — Synonyms and related words: adulterated, airy, asomatous, astral, attenuate, attenuated, bodiless, boyish, brittle, capricious, changeable, chimerical, corruptible, cut, dangerous, decarnate, decarnated, deciduous, decrepit, defalcation,… …

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