Examples of dreamer in a Sentence
I am a realist, but my sister is a dreamer.
Some dreamers talk in their sleep to the people in their dreams.
Recent Examples of dreamer from the Web
Essayists and therapists, poets and egotists, madmen and dreamers come together in this antic playpen of lacerating lust and insufferable sentiment.
A nation of dreamers and idealists and strivers had grown enamored of activities that spawned legends.
What Bovada might be looking for is sucker money from MLS dreamers longing for the league to get a world superstar at least at the end of his prime instead of clearly past his prime.
For in this relationship, Erica is the dreamer and Vicky the one with the plan.
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First Known Use of dreamer
SynonymsDon Quixote, idealist, fantast, idealizer, ideologue (also idealogue), romantic, romanticist, utopian, visionary
Antonymshardnose, pragmatist, realist
Related Wordsemotionalist, sentimentalist; daydreamer, fantasizer, woolgatherer; Micawber, optimist, Pollyanna; do-gooder, reformer; perfectionist; doctrinaire, theorist, thinker
Near Antonymscynic, defeatist, pessimist; empiric, empiricist
DREAMER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of dreamer for English Language Learners
: a person whose ideas and plans are not practical or based in reality
: a person who dreams while sleeping
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