never-never land

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Synonyms for never-never land

a pleasing country existing only in dreams or imagination

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However, having fluttered outside the nursery window in a way that reminded me of Cathy in Wuthering Heights, Tom then voyages off to some after-death twilight zone, another kind of conceptual Never-Never Land far beyond the "last star on the right".
In Never-Never Land, the group encounters the villainous Captain Hook, played to great comedic effect by Rob Lynds, and his pirates.
Larry Clark's never-never land is the everyman's nightmare.
It's a never-never land where politicians from both parties bewail our debts and deficits -- and resist efforts to do anything about them.
But this is the Netherlands, not Never-Never Land, and they are all about total commitment rather than Total Football.
While politicians are being prosecuted for wrongly claiming expenses (in actual fact for telling untruths), Plaid Cymru are hiding behind a manifesto drawn up on the fields of never-never land.
Infinitesimal particles pop into existence out of sheer nothingness then vanish back into the never-never land of quantum uncertainty.
Wonderland, Oz, Never-Never Land, Narnia, Middle-Earth--who needs pulpy tales of outer space or the future, when more mainstream writing offers us no end of fantastic story settings?
Between these two she wrote: Policy and Passion (1881), The Head Station (1885), Miss Jacobsen's Chance (1886), The Romance of a Station (1889), Outlaw and Lawmaker (1893), Mrs Tregaskiss (1895), Nulma (1897), Fugitive Anne (1902), The Maid of the River (1905), The Lost Earl of Ellan (1906), Opal Fire (1910) and Lady Bridget in the Never-Never Land (1915) plus two semi-autobiographical works, Australian Life Black and White (1885) and My Australian Girlhood (1902) and two collections of short stories, Dwellers by the River (1902) and The Luck of the Leura (1907).
Set in a never-never land with Egyptian and Gnostic overtones, its catchy, folk-like melodies and comedic ensembles never fail to bring a smile, and there was indeed much to smile about in OH's production.
Like most of the others, he was a Portuguese Jewish exile from a strange never-never land.
Brown, brought up on true North East values in South Shields, has led Hull City to the never-never land of top-flight football for the first time in their 104-year history.
Such a system indeed may exist--perhaps not in Florida, but in Peter Pan's Never-never Land.
In the real world beyond the Never-Never Land of government, employees who work three hours a day don't get full medical coverage anywhere.
With it came the Sue EP that included the songs Noddy, Simon Bates, Superman and Never-Never Land.