Definitions English

  • A state of abstraction; a trance.
  • A wild fancy or hope.
  • A condition or achievement that is longed for; an aspiration: a dream of owning their own business.
  • One that is exceptionally gratifying, excellent, or beautiful: Our new car runs like a dream.
  • To experience a dream in sleep: dreamed of meeting an old friend.
  • To daydream.
  • To have a deep aspiration: dreaming of a world at peace.
  • To regard something as feasible or practical: I wouldn't dream of trick skiing on icy slopes.
  • To experience a dream of while asleep: Did it storm last night, or did I dream it?
  • To conceive of; imagine.
  • To pass (time) idly or in reverie.
  • dream on Informal Used in the imperative to indicate that a statement or suggestion is improbable or unrealistic.
  • dream up To invent; concoct: dreamed up a plan to corner the market.