Definition of dreamy
dreamilyplay \-mə-lē\ adverb
dreaminessplay \-mē-nəs\ noun
Examples of dreamy in a Sentence
She was a dreamy young woman who never gave much serious thought to her future.
He gazed at me with a dreamy look in his eyes.
Recent Examples of dreamy from the Web
Tuscany: The region of Tuscany in central Italy evokes myriad images: of rolling hills, sleepy villages and dreamy vistas; earthy cooking and regional wines; Renaissance treasures such as the cities of Florence, and Pisa with its leaning tower.
Whether dramatic or dreamy, unique trains and skirts made a splash.
At the same time, Silversun Pickups played a set of dreamy alternative-rock that hit the right notes as a evening prepared to descend.
Part 3 is more of the dreamy, disturbing weirdness director and co-writer David Lynch has been bringing to this revival.
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Both movies are loopy, dreamy, near-disaster zones that flirt coquettishly with genre conventions – detective fiction for Inherent Vice, the killer-redeemed-through-killing subgenre for YWNRH.
BTS' Jin went viral during the group's appearance at the Billboard Music Awards on Sunday thanks to his dreamy good looks.
Featuring her rich, sensuous voice, which merges '60s pop with dreamy electronic soundscapes, her seventh album dives into club beats and oceanic washes of synth sounds.
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First Known Use of dreamy
DREAMY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of dreamy for English Language Learners
: tending to dream instead of thinking about what is real or practical
: having a quality which shows or suggests that you are not noticing or thinking about what is happening around you
: pleasant, peaceful, and relaxing
DREAMY Defined for Kids
Definition of dreamy for Students
1 : appearing to be daydreaming He had a dreamy look on his face.
2 : seeming like a dream The old castle looked dreamy in the fog.
3 : quiet and relaxing dreamy music
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