CASTLES IN SPAIN

   visionary projects.

The Nuttall Encyclopaedia. . 1907.

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  • castles in Spain — ► castles in the air (or in Spain) unattainable schemes existing only in the imagination. Main Entry: ↑castle …   English terms dictionary

  • castles in Spain — See: CASTLES IN THE AIR …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • castles in Spain — See: CASTLES IN THE AIR …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • castles\ in\ Spain — See: build castles in the air …   Словарь американских идиом

  • build\ castles\ in\ Spain — • build castles in the air • build castles in Spain v. phr. To make impossible or imaginary plans, dream about future successes that are unlikely. He liked to build castles in the air, but never succeeded in anything. To build castles in Spain is …   Словарь американских идиом

  • List of castles in Spain — This is a list of castles in Spain.* Alcázar de los Reyes Cristianos ( Alcázar of the Christian Monarchs ), Cordoba * Alcázar of Segovia * Alcázar of Seville * Alcazar of Toledo *castillo de la mancha * Alcázar de los Reyes Cristianos * Alcázar… …   Wikipedia

  • Castles, Portuguese —     Castles in Spain, still a common phrase in English, can conjure up romantic images of scenery in neighboring Spain. Although less well known, Castles in Portugal are also quite numerous and equally remarkable, romantic, and scenic. Virtually… …   Historical dictionary of Portugal

  • Spain — See: BUILD CASTLES IN THE AIR or BUILD CASTLES IN SPAIN …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • Spain — See: build castles in the air or build castles in Spain …   Словарь американских идиом

  • castles in the air — ● castle * * * castles in the air (or in Spain) visionary unattainable schemes; daydreams my father built castles in the air about owning a boat …   Useful english dictionary

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