ideal
noun.
the idea of something that is perfect; something that one hopes to attain
noun.
model of excellence or perfection of a kind; one having no equal
adj.
of or relating to the philosophical doctrine of the reality of ideas
Synonym: idealistic
adj.
conforming to an ultimate standard of perfection or excellence; embodying an ideal
adj.
constituting or existing only in the form of an idea or mental image or conception
a poem or essay may be typical of its period in idea or ideal content