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Definition of "cloud-cuckoo-land" [cloud-cuckoo-land]

  • An imaginary place where silly or unrealistic people metaphorically reside. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "cloud-cuckoo-land" in a sentence
  • "What Masnick spectacularly fails to see is that even if this were true, even if copyright legislation became so wildly draconian, in the cloud-cuckoo-land of an imagined future, as to render all new creative work open to challenge, all those existing in-copyright works they were purportedly plagiarising would be themselves contestable."
  • "The evocation of the deadly cloud-cuckoo-land of Russia during Stalin's final days will remind many of Gorky Park and Darkness at Noon, but the novel remains Smith's alone, completely original and absolutely satisfying."
  • "In the cloud-cuckoo-land of the market fundamentalist, the MBA-wielding businesswomen pursue their own self-interest and, through the magic of the market, manage to do good by doing well."