Definition of escapism:
Synonyms for escapism:
leakage, activity, binge, escape valve, safety valve, enthusiasm, change, evasion, escape cock, amusement, enjoyment, flight, outflow, dodging, leak, crowd pleaser, blast, delight, escape, relief valve.
- "The Black Experience in America The Immigrant Heritage of America", Norman Coombs.
- "Autobiography of a YOGI", Paramhansa Yogananda.
Yet international affairs spending today is just 1 percent of the federal budget, a small fraction of what America invested in diplomacy to choose leadership over escapism at the start of the cold war.- "Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present", Various.