mittyish

Mitty

[mit-ee]
noun

Mittyesque, Mittyish, adjective
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Mitty (ˈmɪtɪ)
 
n
Walter Mitty
 a.  a fictional character given to grand and elaborate fantasies; daydreamer
 b.  (as modifier): a Walter Mitty character; a Mitty act
 
[C20: from a short story The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (1939), by James Thurber]
 
Mitty'esque
 
adj
 
'Mitty-like
 
adj

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Mitty
"adventurous daydreamer," 1950, from title character in "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty," James Thurber short story first published in the "New Yorker," March 18, 1939.
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