dreamy

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adjective \ˈdrē-mē\

Definition of dreamy

dreamier

;

dreamiest

  1. 1a :  full of dreams a dreamy night's sleepb :  pleasantly abstracted from immediate reality

  2. 2 :  given to dreaming or fantasy

  3. 3a :  suggestive of a dream or dreamlike state a dreamy smile dreamy speculationb :  quiet and soothingc :  delightful, ideal

dreamily

play \-mə-lē\ adverb

dreaminess

play \-mē-nəs\ noun

Examples of dreamy in a sentence

  1. She was a dreamy young woman who never gave much serious thought to her future.

  2. He gazed at me with a dreamy look in his eyes.

1567

First Known Use of dreamy

1567


DREAMY Defined for English Language Learners

dreamy

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adjective \ˈdrē-mē\

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

dreamy

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adjective \ˈdrē-mē\

Definition of dreamy for Students

dreamier

;

dreamiest

  1. 1 :  appearing to be daydreaming He had a dreamy look on his face.

  2. 2 :  seeming like a dream The old castle looked dreamy in the fog.

  3. 3 :  quiet and relaxing dreamy music

dreamily

\-mə-lē\ adverb


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