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Utilitarian and Utopia

Difficult Words : Utopia and Utilitarian

Utopia (yoo TOH pee uh) n: an ideal society

A country where nobody had to work and Monody Night Football was on television every night would be Quentin's idea of utopia.

The little town wasn't just a nice place to lie, as far as Ed was Concerned. It was utopia.

A utopian is someone with unrealistic or impractical plans or expectations for society. Such plans or expectations are utopian plans or expectations.

Utilitarian (yoo TIL I TAIR ee un) adj: stressing usefulness or utility above all other qualities, pragmatic

Jason’s interior-decorating philosophy was strictly utilitarian. If an object wasn't genuinely useful, he didn't want it in his home.

Utilitarian can also be a noun.

Jason, just mentioned, could be called a utilitarian.

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