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Idealization

I`de`al`i`za´tion
n.1.The act or process of idealizing.
2.(Fine Arts) The representation of natural objects, scenes, etc., in such a way as to show their most important characteristics; the study of the ideal.
3.A defense mechanism that splits something one is ambivalent about into two representations - one good and one bad.
4.something that exists only as an idea.
5.a protrayal of something as ideal.
Noun1.idealization - a portrayal of something as ideal; "the idealization of rural life was very misleading"
2.idealization - (psychiatry) a defense mechanism that splits something you are ambivalent about into two representations--one good and one bad
Synonyms: idealisation
3.idealization - something that exists only as an idea
Synonyms: idealisation
Prospero, airiness, appearance, autism, autistic thinking, delusiveness, dematerialization, dereism, dereistic thinking, disembodiment, dreamery, etherealization, fallaciousness, false appearance, false light, false show, falseness, flight of fancy, ideal, idealism, ideality, illusionism, illusionist, illusiveness, imaginative exercise, immateriality, immaterialization, impracticality, magic, magic act, magic show, magician, play of fancy, prestidigitation, quixotism, quixotry, romance, romanticism, seeming, semblance, show, simulacrum, sleight of hand, sorcerer, sorcery, specious appearance, spiritualization, unactuality, unpracticalness, unrealism, unreality, unsubstantiality, unsubstantialization, utopianism, visionariness, wish fulfillment, wish-fulfillment fantasy, wishful thinking
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