like a dream

idiom

: very pleasingly or well
The new car drives like a dream.
My new computer works like a dream.

Examples of like a dream in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web This gel formula sunscreen from Supergoop is lightweight on your skin, scentless, and applies like a dream. Lale Arikoglu, Condé Nast Traveler, 14 May 2024 There are marvelous set pieces, like a dream sequence in which a field of daisies becomes a troupe of tap dancers—they’re half Silly Symphony, half Busby Berkeley. Stephanie Zacharek, TIME, 31 May 2024 The Kishi Ultra’s controls feel like a full-size gamepad, making Genshin Impact and Sonic Dream Team play like a dream on iPhone. PCMAG, 30 May 2024 And so having them as my Nashville family, along with Republic, is just like a dream. Chris Willman, Variety, 22 May 2024 When Daisy Shang first came to Cannes in 2008, the Chinese animation industry was still really just starting to find its feet, and billion-dollar franchises must have seemed like a dream. Mathew Scott, The Hollywood Reporter, 13 May 2024 This lightweight hat can also travel like a dream with the help of a convenient hat clip. Alexandra Domrongchai, Travel + Leisure, 20 Apr. 2024 Their teamwork was on display when Amanda hopped in to suggest using liquid nitrogen to help set Dan’s soft mousse, which worked like a dream. Rachel Bernhard, Journal Sentinel, 10 Apr. 2024 Available in two mauve-toned shades, this radiance-boosting formula blends like a dream to provide a second-skin finish while a cocktail of raspberry leaf stem cell extract and vitamin E enhances your complexion's natural dewiness. Jennifer Hussein, Allure, 9 Apr. 2024

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“Like a dream.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/like%20a%20dream. Accessed 25 Jun. 2024.

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