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wishful thinking

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Synonyms for wishful thinking

noun belief that wishes become reality
  • delusion
  • fantasy
  • mistaken belief
  • self-deception
  • sophistry

Antonyms for wishful thinking

  • reality

More words related to wishful thinking

pie in the sky

noun. fantastical wish
  • Xanadu
  • air castle
  • castle in the air
  • empty promise
  • empty wish
  • end of the rainbow
  • wishful thinking

pipe dream

noun. unrealistic hope