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'noise, great happiness'
a series of thoughts, images, and feelings that you experience when you are asleep
in a dream
In my dream I flew to a forest of enormous trees.
a really weird
Nick sleeps in my room because he has
dreams about drowning
a dream you have again and again
be/seem like a dream
Those few short months with Tony seemed like a dream to her.
Seeing him again was like a bad dream
so unpleasant that it seemed unreal
a wish to do, be, or have something - used especially when this seems unlikely
Her dream is to make a movie.
dream of (doing) something
fulfil/realize a dream
I fulfilled a childhood dream when I became champion.
the man/woman/dress/place etc of your dreams
the perfect man, woman etc
I have just met the man of my dreams!
beyond your wildest dreams
better than anything you ever imagined or hoped for
not/never in your wildest dreams
used to emphasize that you think something is very strange or unlikely
Never in my wildest dreams had I thought I would go to Hollywood.
dream house/home/job etc
something that seems perfect to someone
I've finally found my dream house.
Win a dream holiday for two in San Francisco!
in a dream
having a state of mind in which you do not notice or pay attention to things around you
Ruth went about her tasks in a dream.
be a dream come true
if something is a dream come true, it happens after you have wanted it to happen for a long time
Marriage to her is a dream come true.
like a dream
extremely well or effectively
worked like a dream
be/live in a dream world
to have ideas or hopes that are not correct or likely to happen
If you think that all homeless people have it as easy as me, then you are living in dream world.
be a dream
be perfect or very desirable
Her latest boyfriend is an absolute dream.
Some performers are a dream to work with; others are not.
something someone would really like
She's every adolescent schoolboy's dream.
in your dreams
used to say in a rude way that something is not likely to happen
'I'm going to ask her to go out with me.' 'In your dreams!'
Definition from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Advanced Learner's Dictionary.
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