If you say that someone is being unrealistic, you mean that they do not recognize the truth about a situation, especially about the difficulties involved in something they want to achieve. adj oft it v-link ADJ to-inf (Antonym: realistic)
There are many who feel that the players are being completely unrealistic in their demands..., It would be unrealistic to expect such a process ever to be completed., ...their unrealistic expectations of parenthood.
unrealistically adv ADV with v, ADV adj (Antonym: realistically)
Tom spoke unrealistically of getting a full-time job that paid an enormous sum., ...unrealistically high standards of expectation.
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