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dreams

noun
plural of dream

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a conception or image created by the imagination and having no objective reality
  • his invention is only a dream right now, but someday it might be a reality

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2 something that one hopes or intends to accomplish
  • my dream is to open my own restaurant

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3 something very good of its kind
  • the Alaskan cruise exceeded their wildest expectations—it was a dream of a vacation

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dreams

verb
present tense third-person singular of dream

Synonyms of dreams (Entry 2 of 2)

to form a mental picture of
  • I dreamed that I was living on that proverbial desert island in the South Pacific

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“Dreams.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/dreams. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

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