ideal

adjective

Dialects

Emoji One Apple Twemoji Facebook Messenger Google
Emoji One's OK hand emoji Apple's OK hand emoji Twemoji's OK hand emoji Facebook's OK hand emoji Messenger's OK hand emoji Google's OK hand emoji
Emoji One's hundred points emoji Apple's hundred points emoji Twemoji's hundred points emoji Facebook's hundred points emoji Messenger's hundred points emoji Google's hundred points emoji

Origin

Late Middle English (as a term in Platonic philosophy, in the sense ‘existing as an archetype’): from late Latin idealis, from Latin idea (see idea).

Pronunciation

  • ideal /ʌɪˈdɪəl/
  • ideal /ʌɪˈdiːəl/