dreamland

[ dreem-land ]
/ ˈdrimˌlænd /

noun

a pleasant, lovely land that exists only in dreams or the imagination; the region of reverie.
a state of sleep.

RELATED WORDS


Nearby words

  1. dream vision,
  2. dream world,
  3. dreamboat,
  4. dreamer,
  5. dreamily,
  6. dreamless,
  7. dreamlessly,
  8. dreamlike,
  9. dreamscape,
  10. dreamt

Origin of dreamland

First recorded in 1825–35; dream + land

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British Dictionary definitions for dreamland

dreamland

/ (ˈdriːmlænd) /

noun

an ideal land existing in dreams or in the imagination
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Word Origin and History for dreamland

dreamland

n.

1834, from dream (n.) + land (n.).

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