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dream something ↔ away

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdream something ↔ away phrasal verbWASTE somethingto waste time by thinking about what may happen She would just sit in her room dreaming away the hours. dream→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
dream awayEven now, 100 days before the start of the Centennial Olympics in Atlanta, the dream seems far away.I watch the horrible dream drive away and disappear in a dribble of tail-lights.The dream squelched away as she went ankle-deep into a pool.But now most of the dragons slumber, dreaming the centuries away until the end of the world.
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Verb table
dream
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theydream
he, she, itdreams
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theydreameddreamt
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave dreamed
he, she, ithas dreamed
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad dreamed
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill dream
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have dreamed
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam dreaming
he, she, itis dreaming
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you, we, theyare dreaming
Past
I, he, she, itwas dreaming
you, we, theywere dreaming
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been dreaming
he, she, ithas been dreaming
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been dreaming
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be dreaming
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been dreaming
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