What is another word for dystopia?

44 synonyms found


[ dɪstˈə͡ʊpi͡ə], [ dɪstˈə‍ʊpi‍ə], [ d_ɪ_s_t_ˈəʊ_p_iə]

How to use "Dystopia" in context?

When people think of an apocalyptic world, they likely think of a desolate landscape, plagued by chaos and destruction. But what if the apocalypse was a state of society, where the majority of the population is living in poverty, violence and despair? That is the world of a dystopia. A dystopia is a society where everything is wrong. It can be a literal place, such as an alternate reality or world after a cataclysm; or it can be a figurative place, where the world is in a state of decline and disaster. Dystopias can be found everywhere, from political systems to social structures.

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