Synonyms for ideal

Synonyms for (noun) ideal

Synonyms: ideal

Definition: the idea of something that is perfect; something that one hopes to attain

Similar words: idea, thought

Definition: the content of cognition; the main thing you are thinking about

Usage: it was not a good idea; the thought never entered my mind

Synonyms: ideal, paragon, nonesuch, nonpareil, nonsuch, saint, apotheosis

Definition: model of excellence or perfection of a kind; one having no equal

Similar words: model, role model

Definition: someone worthy of imitation

Usage: every child needs a role model

Synonyms for (adj) ideal

Synonyms: ideal

Definition: constituting or existing only in the form of an idea or mental image or conception

Usage: a poem or essay may be typical of its period in idea or ideal content

Similar words: abstract

Definition: existing only in the mind; separated from embodiment

Usage: abstract words like `truth' and `justice'

Synonyms: ideal

Definition: conforming to an ultimate standard of perfection or excellence; embodying an ideal

Similar words: perfect

Definition: being complete of its kind and without defect or blemish

Usage: a perfect circle; a perfect reproduction; perfect happiness; perfect manners; a perfect specimen; a perfect day

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