dream vision

noun

Definition of dream vision

: a usually medieval poem having a framework in which the poet pictures himself as falling asleep and envisioning in his dream a series of allegorical people and events

Examples of dream vision in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web As the movie heads to the big screen all over again, its teen dream vision is sure to inspire a brand new generation. Janelle Okwodu, Vogue, "Cruel Intentions Is Still a Teenage Fashion Dream 20 Years On," 22 Mar. 2019

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First Known Use of dream vision

1906, in the meaning defined above

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“Dream vision.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dream%20vision. Accessed 13 Apr. 2021.

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