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Noun1.oneirism - absentminded dreaming while awakeoneirism - absentminded dreaming while awake  
dreaming, dream - imaginative thoughts indulged in while awake; "he lives in a dream that has nothing to do with reality"


n. onirismo, estado de ensoñación; soñar despierto.
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With it hung a Familiar conceptual tangle as well: What rereading of Western letters is possible, the work asks, what whimsical illustrations of it can we make, such that we might revel in, say, the delicious oneirism of Bretons poetry even as we question its exoticism--its literal lust For the other?
The comedy that fills Rogers' daydreams doesn't take away at all from the intelligence and the psychological realism of this film, which, in my opinion, outdistances by far many more pretentious films with their falsely aesthetic oneirism.