Definitions of dream

  1. To have fancies or images in the mind in the state of sleep; to think; to imagine; to think idly.
  2. To have a vision of while sleeping; have a dream or dreams; fancy; hope; imagine; meditate.
  3. To have a dream of; to see, or have a vision of, in sleep, or in idle fancy; - often followed by an objective clause.
  4. To see or imagine in sleep; to see in the imagination, as possible future events.
  5. To see in, or as in a dream:- pa. t. and pa. p. dreamed' or dreamt ( dremt).
  6. To have a train of ideas in sleep; to imagine possible or impossible future events; to indulge in idle fancies.
  7. To fancy things during sleep: to think idly.
  8. To fancy in sleep.
  9. have a daydream; indulge in a fantasy
  10. To see in a dream. To dream away, to spend idly or vainly.
  11. To have ideas or thoughts in the mind during sleep; to think or imagine; to see in a dream.
  12. Dreaming.
  13. a fantastic but vain hope ( from fantasies induced by the opium pipe); " I have this pipe dream about being emperor of the universe"
  14. a state of mind characterized by abstraction and release from reality; " he went about his work as if in a dream"
  15. someone of something wonderful; " this dessert is a dream"
  16. The thoughts, or series of thoughts, or imaginary transactions, which occupy the mind during sleep; a sleeping vision.
  17. A visionary scheme; a wild conceit; an idle fancy; a vagary; a revery; - in this sense, applied to an imaginary or anticipated state of happiness; as, a dream of bliss; the dream of his youth.
  18. To have ideas or images in the mind while in the state of sleep; to experience sleeping visions; - often with of; as, to dream of a battle, or of an absent friend.
  19. A train of thoughts or images passing through the mind during sleep; something seen in the imagination; a state of abstraction or reverie; an idle fancy; as, a dream of greatness; a wild scheme.
  20. Dreamer.
  21. A train of thoughts and fancies during sleep, a vision: something only imaginary.
  22. Dreamed or dreamt ( dremt).
  23. Thoughts and fancies in sleep; anything visionary.
  24. A train of thoughts or images passing through the mind in sleep; also, a visionary idea or anticipation.
  25. An involuntary train of seemingly real fancies passing through the mind in sleep, sometimes ascribed to divine agency; a mere vision; a vain fancy; a wild conceit; an unfounded suspicion.
  26. Thoughts or ideas occupying the mind during sleep; a vain fancy.
  28. Dreamt.