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Pipe Dream

>An impossibility
>A dream or fantasy
>Something that is unlikely to happen / won’t work
> A hope, plan or idea that will most likely fail

Similar meanings are conveyed through the idioms when pigs fly and when hell freezes over

His plans of becoming an astronaut are a pipe dream, he should be more realistic.

As she bent her head to receive the gold medal, she realised competing for her country in the Olympics was no longer a pipe dream.

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