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See definition of idyll on Dictionary.com
  • as ininterlude
  • as inromance
  • as inromance

synonyms for idyll

  • breathing space
  • lull
  • respite
  • delay
  • episode
  • halt
  • hiatus
  • interim
  • intermission
  • interregnum
  • interruption
  • interval
  • meantime
  • meanwhile
  • parenthesis
  • recess
  • rest
  • spell
  • stop
  • stoppage
  • wait
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antonyms for idyll

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  • continuation
  • beginning
  • go
  • start
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How to use idyll in a sentence

The pursuit of this elusive idyll seems to be what makes him tick.
THE COUNTRY GENTLEMAN OF PHYSICS - ISSUE 100: OUTSIDERSMICHAEL BROOKSMAY 12, 2021NAUTILUS
Despite moving from the idyll of Golden State to a somewhat sloppier situation with the Nets — Durant, Harden, and Irving may reach the playoffs having played just seven games together — Durant has maintained his production across categories.
ACHILLES TEARS OFTEN SPELL DOOM FOR BASKETBALL PLAYERS. BUT KEVIN DURANT LOOKS LIKE HIMSELF AGAIN.ROBERT O'CONNELLAPRIL 29, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
The irony is that Paradise is anything but, especially for the characters whose hard work and impoverished lives sustain tourists’ idylls.
10 BOOKS TO READ IN FEBRUARYBETHANNE PATRICKFEBRUARY 2, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The approach came in handy while Strava-stalking my defector runner friends in their various idylls.
THE ETERNAL MAGIC OF VAN CORTLANDT PARKMARTIN FRITZ HUBERSEPTEMBER 28, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
The old story of Boaz and Ruth grew beneath his hands into a delicious idyll of country life.
THE HISTORY OF MODERN PAINTING, VOLUME 1 (OF 4)RICHARD MUTHER
It shall be a poem, an idyll—far from all interruptions, far from intrigues!'
A GERMAN POMPADOURMARIE HAY
It seemed that she and I had been born brother and sister in some impossible pastoral idyll.
TRAMPING ON LIFEHARRY KEMP
And what is one to say of the love idyll appended to the historical drama, in spite of history, in spite of the drama itself?
THE ENGLISH STAGEAUGUSTIN FILON
Possibly it might create a greater sensation if it were introduced to the world as Julia and Pausanias: an Idyll.
THREE IN NORWAYJAMES ARTHUR LEES
This defect, grounded in the essence of the pastoral idyll, has not been remedied by the whole art of poets.
THE AESTHETICAL ESSAYSFRIEDRICH SCHILLER
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WORDS RELATED TO IDYLL

  • breathing space
  • delay
  • episode
  • halt
  • hiatus
  • idyll
  • interim
  • intermission
  • interregnum
  • interruption
  • interval
  • lull
  • meantime
  • meanwhile
  • parenthesis
  • recess
  • respite
  • rest
  • spell
  • stop
  • stoppage
  • wait
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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