verb (used without object), dreamed or dreamt, dream·ing.
verb (used with object), dreamed or dreamt, dream·ing.
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Example sentences from the Web for dream
Anger Is an Energy is a tremendously entertaining read, and I urge everyone to pick up a copy and start dreaming again.The Rancid Ballad of Johnny Rotten: His Memoir Seethes With Anger—And Charm|Legs McNeil|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“The first time I saw Glacier National Park, it was the magical fantasy land I had always been dreaming about,” says Chin.Adventure Photographer Jimmy Chin: Defying the Rational, Physically and Creatively|Oliver Jones|October 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
How many more “bedroom radicals” like Aqsa may be dreaming of such exploits is, at this point, impossible to say.
A 55-year-old tourist died of a heart attack while dreaming of his hometown, Briansk.
Eighty-nine percent occurred when the person was awake, rather than dreaming or dozing.Knocking on Heaven's Door: True Stories of Unexplained, Uncanny Experiences at the Hour of Death|Patricia Pearson|August 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Miss Anne smiled kindly, not dreaming of his perplexity, amused by his Southern warmth.The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol|William J. Locke
She thought, knowing Janet to be at liberty and never dreaming that she would refuse: "I am saved--for the present."Hilda Lessways|Arnold Bennett
It was lying sound asleep on a mud-bank, not dreaming, doubtless, of the daring bipeds who were about to disturb its repose.Hunting the Lions|R.M. Ballantyne
I felt myself quite the enchanted princess and put in most of my time dreaming about the prince.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
Not long—it set me dreaming though, and a very romantic dream it was, worthy of Ethel herself.The Daisy Chain|Charlotte Yonge
British Dictionary definitions for dream
- mental activity, usually in the form of an imagined series of events, occurring during certain phases of sleep
- (as modifier)a dream sequence
- (in combination)dreamland Related adjective: oneiric
- a sequence of imaginative thoughts indulged in while awake; daydream; fantasy
- (as modifier)a dream world
verb dreams, dreaming, dreamed or dreamt (drɛmt)
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Idioms and Phrases with dream
In addition to the idioms beginning with dream
- dream come true, a
- dream up
- pipe dream
- sweet dreams
- wouldn't dream of