dreamlike


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Adj.1.dreamlike - resembling a dream; "night invested the lake with a dreamlike quality"; "as irrational and surreal as a dream"
unreal - not actually such; being or seeming fanciful or imaginary; "this conversation is getting more and more unreal"; "the fantastically unreal world of government bureaucracy"; "the unreal world of advertising art"

dreamlike

dreamlike

adjective
Of, relating to, or in the nature of an illusion; lacking reality:
Translations
unenomainen
somnambulesque

dreamlike

[ˈdriːmlaɪk] ADJde ensueño, como de sueño

dreamlike

[ˈdriːmlaɪk] adj [quality, image, atmosphere] → onirique; [state] → semi-conscient(e)

dreamlike

adjtraumähnlich; musictraumhaft; dreamlike qualityVerträumtheit f

dreamlike

[ˈdriːmlaɪk] adjirreale
References in classic literature ?
Only at rare moments of exaltation or despair do we hear the lyrical cry rising above the monotone of dreamlike content.
It was a dreamlike state combined with a dreamlike sense of insecurity.
For two or three hours we jogged along the level road which skirts the beautiful lake of Thun, with a dim and dreamlike picture of watery expanses and spectral Alpine forms always before us, veiled in a mellowing mist.
In wild dreamlike procession, embracing whom they met and pointing him out, they carried him on.
It was a distinct yet distant and dreamlike symphony of melodious instruments, as if an airy band had been hidden on the hillside and made faint music at the summons.
When she finally left it and walked down the long hill that sloped to the Lake of Shining Waters it was past sunset and all Avonlea lay before her in a dreamlike afterlight-- "a haunt of ancient peace.
Through a world of toil and care she flitted with a dreamlike smile, and came hither to find a home among the lightsome hearts of Merry Mount.
But the yearning notes are very far away, and the noisy, blustering world is always bellowing so loud it drowns the dreamlike melody.
But this stupendous fragmentariness heightened the dreamlike strangeness of her bridal life.
Miss Abbey had twice made the experiment of shutting her eyes and opening them again, still finding the figures there, when, dreamlike, a confused hubbub arose in the public room.
Glegg had doubtless the glossiest and crispest brown curls in her drawers, as well as curls in various degrees of fuzzy laxness; but to look out on the week-day world from under a crisp and glossy front would be to introduce a most dreamlike and unpleasant confusion between the sacred and the secular.
The first book from Paris-based Syrian poet Golan Haji to be published in English, this passionate translation renders mythic and scenic explorations in a rolling pitch of short, sharp spurts and restlessly dreamlike vignettes.