Sleep well, as in Good night, children, sweet dreams. [c. 1900]
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How to use sweet dreams in a sentence
And if anyone's entitled to such sweet dreams, it's Annie Lennox.
When Lange played Patsy Cline in sweet dreams, she lip-synced.
When she slept she dreamed sweet dreams of kisses and soft hand-clasps.Fair to Look Upon | Mary Belle Freeley
Then, indeed, must her aunt's loving-kindness have come in sweet dreams of the past, and whispered love and gentleness!Bentley's Miscellany, Volume II | Various
To deliberately set forth with the avowed intention of planting these was not at all calculated to induce sweet dreams.Hopalong Cassidy's Rustler Round-Up | Clarence Edward Mulford
It seemed as if some horrible nightmare had thrust itself between Jack Carew and the sweet dreams of his youth.Mingo | Joel Chandler Harris
Weary and tired as we were however, we soon forgot all our troubles, and were revelling in sweet dreams of home and loved ones.In and Out of Rebel Prisons | Lieut. A. [Alonzo] Cooper