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Words related to cloud-cuckoo-land

an imaginary place where you say people are when they seem optimistically out of touch with reality

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A Scots Labour spokesman said: "David Cameron is living in Cloud-cuckoo-land.
I was about to send out a plea for further and better information about Cloud-Cuckoo-Land, the international journal of architectural theory when I found it at www.
Peisthetaerus ("Trusty") is so disgusted with his city's bureaucracy that he persuades the birds to join him in building a new city to be suspended between heaven and earth; it is named Nephelokokkygia and is the original Cloud-cuckoo-land.
SHADOW Chancellor Oliver Letwin is living in cloud-cuckoo-land if he really thinks he can pay for a raft of voter-bribing tax cuts by slashing Government waste by pounds 30 billion.
And he added: "If there's any minister here who thinks that public opinion in the Arab world, in the Muslim world, is with them, they are living in cloud-cuckoo-land.