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fairyism

[fair-ee-iz-uh m]
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noun
  1. fairylike quality.
  2. belief in fairies.
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Origin of fairyism

First recorded in 1705–15; fairy + -ism
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Examples from the Web for fairyism

Historical Examples

  • Has all the enchantment of the moonlight-land of chivalry and fairyism in “The Floure and the Leafe” vanished?

    Amenities of Literature

    Isaac Disraeli