[ yoo-toh-pee-uh-niz-uh m ]
/ yuˈtoʊ pi əˌnɪz əm /

noun (sometimes initial capital letter)

the views or habit of mind of a utopian; impracticable schemes of political or social reform.

Origin of utopianism

1655–65; utopian + -ism
Related formsu·to·pi·an·ist, noun
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Word Origin and History for utopianism



c.1810, from utopian + -ism.

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