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dream·y

 (drē′mē)
adj. dream·i·er, dream·i·est
1. Resembling a dream; ethereal or vague.
2. Given to daydreams or reverie.
3. Soothing and serene.
4. Informal Inspiring delight; wonderful.

dream′i·ly adv.
dream′i·ness n.

dreamy

(ˈdriːmɪ)
adj, dreamier or dreamiest
1. vague or impractical
2. resembling a dream in quality
3. relaxing; gentle: dreamy music.
4. informal wonderful
5. having dreams, esp daydreams
ˈdreamily adv
ˈdreaminess n

dream•y

(ˈdri mi)

adj. dream•i•er, dream•i•est.
1. of the nature of or typical of dreams; visionary.
2. vague; dim.
3. inducing dreams or a dreamlike mood, esp. pleasantly: dreamy music.
4. given to daydreaming or reverie.
5. abounding in dreams.
6. wonderful; marvelous: a dreamy new car.
[1560–70]
dream′i•ly, adv.
dream′i•ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.dreamy - dreamy in mood or nature; "a woolgathering moment"
inattentive - showing a lack of attention or care; "inattentive students"; "an inattentive babysitter"
2.dreamy - lacking spirit or liveliness; "a lackadaisical attempt"; "a languid mood"; "a languid wave of the hand"; "a hot languorous afternoon"
lethargic, unenrgetic - deficient in alertness or activity; "bullfrogs became lethargic with the first cold nights"

dreamy

adjective
1. vague, abstracted, absent, musing, preoccupied, daydreaming, faraway, pensive, in a reverie, with your head in the clouds His face assumed a dreamy expression.
2. relaxing, calming, romantic, gentle, soothing, lulling a dreamy, delicate song
3. starry-eyed, romantic, sentimental, utopian, quixotic, over-optimistic He's like some dreamy kid

dreamy

adjective
1. Given to daydreams or reverie:
Translations
حالِم، شارِد الفِكْر
zasněný
drømmende
dreymandi
zasnený
dalgınhülyalı

dreamy

[ˈdriːmɪ] ADJ (dreamier (compar) (dreamiest (superl))) [character, person] → soñador; [smile, tone] → distraído; [music] → de ensueño, suave

dreamy

[ˈdriːmi] adj
[person] (= absent-minded) → rêveur/euse; [smile, expression] → rêveur/euse
(= dream-like) → qui fait rêver

dreamy

adj (+er)
smile, look, music, voice, personverträumt; ideaversponnen; a dreamy look came into the mother’s eyesder Blick der Mutter wurde verträumt
(inf: = lovely) → traumhaft

dreamy

[ˈdriːmɪ] adj (-ier (comp) (-iest (superl))) (person) → distratto/a, sognatore/trice; (look, voice) → sognante; (music, quality) → di sogno

dream

(driːm) noun
1. thoughts and pictures in the mind that come mostly during sleep. I had a terrible dream last night.
2. a state of being completely occupied by one's own thoughts. Don't sit there in a dream!
3. something perfect or very beautiful. Your house is a dream!
4. an ambition or hope. It's my dream to win a Nobel Prize.
verbpast tense, past participles dreamed, ~dreamt (dremt)
(sometimes with of) to see visions and pictures in the mind, especially when asleep. For years I dreamed of being a great artist; I dreamt last night that the house had burnt down.
ˈdreamer noun
a person who is often occupied with his thoughts. I'm afraid my son is a bit of a dreamer and not very practical.
ˈdreamless adjective
(of sleep) sound; not disturbed by dreams.
ˈdreamy adjective
as if of a person who is not quite awake. a dreamy smile; She is too dreamy.
ˈdreamily adverb
ˈdreaminess noun
dream up
to invent. I'm sure she'll dream up some silly plan.
References in classic literature ?
He desires to paint you the dreamiest, shadiest, quietest, most enchanting bit of romantic landscape in all the valley of the Saco.
Yep, he's pretty much the dreamiest dude in the school district, but the bottom line is that he's a teacher (and an adult) and you're his student (and a minor).
Enjoy all the richness, aroma and flavour, plus the dreamiest crema this side of Napoli.
The water was far more chilled as I spent one of the dreamiest days of my life swimming underwater with wild sea turtles of all sizes.
This production of every little girl's dreamiest fairytale is a fast-paced athletic affair packed with copious breath-taking lifts.
And in some ways, our dreamiest sleeps can be more transportive.
Bonus points for Adam Levine, the dreamiest judge in reality television, and CeeLo's cat.
The real joy and pleasure, aside from valiantly trying to solve the latest complex caper, lies in the understated double act of Lewis (Kevin Whately) and Hathaway (Laurence Fox), and the show's sky-high production values - which make Oxford look like the UK's dreamiest and most delightful city.
It's the easiest thing in the world to suspend your disbelief when it comes to Beckham and this World Cup because the fantasy is like the dreamiest dream.
Unbeknown to Jean-Rene, Angelique happens to be a talented, hermetic chocolate maker responsible for the dreamiest soft centres and pralines in the whole of Paris.
Neptune turns retrograde in the dreamiest of sectors - fantastic for an appreciation of film or art, but with the arrival of speed of thought Mercury in its most razor sharp zone, banter, intellectual challenges and zesty exchanges, can also see you shine.