castle in spain

castle in the air

noun
a fanciful or impractical notion or hope; daydream.
Also called air castle, castle in Spain.


Origin:
1570–80

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castle in the air or castle in Spain
 
n
a hope or desire unlikely to be realized; daydream
 
castle in Spain or castle in Spain
 
n

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