[ fyoo-chuh-ram-uh, -rah-muh ]
/ ˌfyu tʃəˈræm ə, -ˈrɑ mə /


an exhibition or display that attempts to depict certain aspects or elements of life in the future.
a comprehensive projection of the future.

Nearby words

  1. futtock,
  2. futtock band,
  3. futtock plate,
  4. futtock shroud,
  5. futuna islands,
  6. future,
  7. future farmer,
  8. future farmers of america,
  9. future interest,
  10. future life

Origin of futurama

after Futurama (see future, -ama), name of an exhibit at the New York World's Fair (1939)

Related formsfu·tu·ram·ic [fyoo-chuh-ram-ik] /ˌfyu tʃəˈræm ɪk/, adjective

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