flight of imagination

flight of imagination

An imaginative but unrealistic idea. No one took his campaign for office seriously because his proposed solutions to problems were filled with flights of imagination.
See also: flight, imagination, of
References in classic literature ?
Gernois apparently had no visitors, nor did he on his occasional visits to the town hold communication with any who might even by the wildest flight of imagination be construed into secret agents of a foreign power.
We must have been something else," said Celia, objecting to so laborious a flight of imagination.
If you had had a good sleep last night, Gilbert, you'd be as ready as I am for a flight of imagination.
It is in the subconscious the flight of imagination where Del Toro likes to play, notably in Pan's Labyrinth, the story of a girl who escapes war and loss through her own fairy tale, and The Devil's Backbone, about what lurks in the whispers and darkness at a boarding school.
It's a flight of imagination based on reality," says Zoe, 68, admitting the most stressful part of the day was being helped out of the costume "to pee".
His detractors labeled this analogy to be far fetched one and a mere flight of imagination.
It says it all about United's current predicament that, even with a flight of imagination required, that scenario remains vastly more promising that the second version.
Addressing the ceremony, High Commissioner of Pakistan to Bangladesh, Rafiuzzaman Siddiqui, said that although Pakistanis take special pride in Iqbal, but his flight of imagination was not confined to any region.
His flight of imagination can further fuel violent extremism and terrorism and can deter the psycho-social rehabilitation of affected people who are the true losers in this Marawi siege.
The Achievement Award, a bronze sculpture expressing the flight of imagination in achieving technological innovation is presented at IRI's Annual Meeting.
It could - with a certain flight of imagination - be described as the "city" that an airport has built.
He said to Allergen officials that, Allergen is a continuation of that flight of imagination, he said.
Ragini Grela's works are examples of flight of imagination, leaving much for the audience to discover and visualise.
Raginis works are examples of flight of imagination, leaving much for the audience to discover and visualize.