in the clouds

idiom
variants: or with one's head in the clouds
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of in the clouds

: spending too much time thinking about love or about ideas that are not practical
  • Since he met Sara, he's been walking around (with his head) in the clouds.

Word by Word Definitions

cloud play clouds
  1. : a visible mass of particles of condensed vapor (such as water or ice) suspended in the atmosphere of a planet (such as the earth) or moon

  2. : something resembling or suggesting a cloud: such as

  3. : a light filmy, puffy, or billowy mass seeming to float in the air

  1. : to grow cloudy

  2. : to become troubled, apprehensive, or distressed in appearance

  3. : to become blurry, dubious, or ominous


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