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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dystopian(adj)

    of or pertaining to or resembling a dystopia

  2. dystopian(adj)

    as bad as can be; characterized by human misery

    "AIDS is one of the dystopian harbingers of the global villages"- Susan Sontag


  1. dystopian(Adjective)

    of or pertaining to a dystopia

  2. dystopian(Adjective)

    dire; characterized by human suffering or misery

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dystopian in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dystopian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of dystopian in a Sentence

  1. Annalisa Fernandez:

    In any culture, we don’t cooperate mindlessly; we have the option to go it alone, but survival usually depends on specializing and contributing our talent to the group, in Fortnite, there’s the ability to work in a group (the squad) or alone in communities within imposed borders (the dystopian island), where communication, leadership, and in the end, luck wins the game.

  2. Jeffrey Gracer:

    The rest of corporate America is saying it doesn’t make much sense for us to live in a dystopian world.

  3. Neema Guliani:

    Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai is right to back a temporary ban on face recognition -- and the United States should likewise halt law enforcement use of this technology without delay. As reports this weekend further confirmed, unethical surveillance companies will not wait for regulations before pushing their untested, error-prone and dystopian face tracking technologies on police departments across the country and the world.

  4. Erika Berenguer:

    It is very unlikely, if not dystopian, to expect that an area half the size of Europe will experience a complete shift in vegetation in just 50 years, while there is no doubt that the Amazon is at great risk and that a tipping point is likely, such inflated claims do not help either science or policy making.

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