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Synonyms for dream

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Wiktionary0.0 / 0 votes

  1. dream2

    To daydream

    Stop dreaming and get back to work.


English Synonyms and Antonyms2.5 / 4 votes

  1. dream

    A dream is strictly a train of thoughts, fantasies, and images passing through the mind during sleep; a vision may occur when one is awake, and in clear exercise of the senses and mental powers; vision is often applied to something seen by the mind through supernatural agency, whether in sleep or wakefulness, conceived as more real and authoritative than a dream; a trance is an abnormal state, which is different from normal sleep or wakefulness. A reverie is a purposeless drifting of the mind when awake, under the influence of mental images; a day-dream that which passes before the mind in such condition. A fancy is some image presented to the mind, often in the fullest exercise of its powers. Hallucination is the seeming perception of non-existent objects, as in insanity or delirium. In the figurative sense, we speak of dreams of fortune, visions of glory, with little difference of meaning except that the vision is thought of as fuller and more vivid. We speak of a trance of delight when the emotion almost sweeps one away from the normal exercise of the faculties.

    day-dream, fancy, fantasy, hallucination, reverie, romance, trance, vision

    certainty, fact, reality, realization, substance, verity

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms2.5 / 2 votes

  1. dreamnoun

    trance, vision, fancy, reverie, hallucination, romance

    fact, reality, substance, verify, realization

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. dream, dreamingnoun

    a series of mental images and emotions occurring during sleep

    "I had a dream about you last night"

    dreaming, aspiration, ambition, pipe dream

  2. dream, dreamingnoun

    imaginative thoughts indulged in while awake

    "he lives in a dream that has nothing to do with reality"

    dreaming, aspiration, ambition, pipe dream

  3. ambition, aspiration, dreamnoun

    a cherished desire

    "his ambition is to own his own business"

    breathing in, aspiration, inhalation, inspiration, ambitiousness, ambition, pipe dream, intake, dreaming

  4. pipe dream, dreamnoun

    a fantastic but vain hope (from fantasies induced by the opium pipe)

    "I have this pipe dream about being emperor of the universe"

    dreaming, aspiration, ambition, pipe dream

  5. dreamnoun

    a state of mind characterized by abstraction and release from reality

    "he went about his work as if in a dream"

    dreaming, aspiration, ambition, pipe dream

  6. dreamverb

    someone or something wonderful

    "this dessert is a dream"

    dreaming, aspiration, ambition, pipe dream

  7. dream, daydream, woolgather, stargazeverb

    have a daydream; indulge in a fantasy

    daydream, moon, stargaze, woolgather

  8. dreamverb

    experience while sleeping

    "She claims to never dream"; "He dreamt a strange scene"

    daydream, stargaze, woolgather

Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. fantacy

    Submitted by rinat on August 26, 2019  
  2. visual effectsnoun

    to name a vfx company

    dream work studios

    Submitted by lynnmoses30 on December 8, 2022  

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. dreamnoun

    sleeping vision

  2. dreamnoun

    reverie, fancy, fantasy, conceit, idle fancy, day-dream

  3. dreamverb

    have visions in sleep

  4. dreamverb

    think, imagine, fancy, have a notion

  5. dreamverb

    give a loose rein to the fancy, give the reins to the imagination, indulge in reverie, build castles in the air

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. dreamnoun

    vision, illusion, vagary, wild conceit, revery, fancy, fantasy

    fact, actuality, reality, substance, realization

    Associated words:
    morpheus, morphean, oneiroscopy, oneiroscopist, oneirocritic, oneiromancy, oneirology, oneirocriticism, nightmare

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD1.0 / 1 vote

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  1. Unknown:

    History has proven, God has never given anyone a dream Without also including the power to achieve that dream It is up to us to claim the power and go after that dream, Or just claim , it was only a dream.

  2. Ben Carson:

    There were other immigrants who came in the bottom of slave ships, who worked even longer, even harder, for less, but they too had a dream that one day their sons, daughters, grandsons, granddaughters, great grandsons, great granddaughters might pursue prosperity and happiness in this land, and do you know of all the nations in the world, this one, the United States of America, is the only one big enough and great enough to allow all those people to realize their dream. And this is our opportunity to enhance that dream.

  3. Barbara Bush:

    The winner of the hoop race will be the first to realize her dream, not society's dream, her own personal dream.

  4. Dwayne Royster:

    When he talks about all of humanity being able to dream, the fact is that many people 50 years after the 'I Have a Dream' speech are still waiting for the dream to arrive.

  5. Christopher Miller and Phil Lord:

    This is a dream come true for us, and not the kind of dream where you're late for work and all your clothes are made of pudding, but the kind of dream where you get to make a film with some of the greatest characters ever, in a film franchise you've loved since before you can remember having dreams at all.

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