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
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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.
It may not be a flight of imagination to assume that there are American attempts to nurture the confrontation in Turkey and stir up a crisis in the relationship between the government and the army.
As for the negative space, it is best explained by what the guest mentioned earlier experienced looking at the pictures -- a flight of imagination allowed only by that white space.
Allegation that we had agreed to put the management of the Tigris and the Euphrates under international control in order to open the environment chapter is nothing but a flight of imagination," Egemen Bagis told reporters after a meeting with EU Commissioner for energy Andris Piebalgs in Brussels.
Where the logic of cognitive science with all its empirical findings fails, mysticism with its depth of intuition and flight of imagination may succeed.
If this is not an extraordinary flight of imagination in itself, even more remarkable is Godwin's remark that, after an hour of flying, the geese and their cargo became weightless.
The rhyme, rhythm, the flight of imagination, the tenderness of his feelings, and the musicality of his language are amply evident in his poems.
It was not initially designed to be the main focus of a page; rather, it was likely a flight of imagination of the scribe copying the Scriptures.
With a wildly original story and unforgettable characters, this flight of imagination will captivate all ages.
They're bound to think it's a flight of imagination.
It requires no flight of imagination to speculate that Neolithic settlers would also ask sea spirits to bless their buildings.