head in the clouds


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head in the clouds

adjective Impractical, aloof, or fanciful to the point of being very unhelpful or counterproductive. That sort of head in the clouds thinking is not getting us any closer to a workable solution.
See also: cloud, head
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You have had your head in the clouds for long enough now, and it's time to bring yourself back down to earth.