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Dreamlessness vs. Dream

Dreamlessness and Dream Definitions

Dreamlessness

The state or condition of being dreamless; lack of dreams.

Dream

A series of images, ideas, emotions, and sensations occurring involuntarily in the mind during certain stages of sleep.

Dream

A daydream; a reverie.

Dream

A state of abstraction; a trance
Wandering around in a dream.

Dream

A condition or achievement that is longed for; an aspiration
A dream of owning their own business.

Dream

A wild fancy or unrealistic hope
He knew that playing for a professional team was only a dream.
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Dream

(Informal) One that is exceptionally gratifying, excellent, or beautiful
Her boyfriend is a dream.

Dream

To experience a dream in sleep
Dreamed of meeting an old friend.

Dream

To daydream
Sat there dreaming during class.

Dream

To have a deep aspiration or hope
Dreaming of a world at peace.

Dream

To regard something as feasible or practical
I wouldn't dream of skiing on icy slopes.

Dream

To experience a dream of while asleep
Did it storm last night, or did I dream it?.
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Dream

To conceive as possible; imagine
We never dreamed it would snow so much.

Dream

To have as an aspiration or hope
She dreams that she will become a pilot.

Dream

To pass (time) idly or in reverie.

Dream

Imaginary events seen in the mind while sleeping.
Have a dream
Scary dream
Vivid dream
Erotic dream
Feel like a dream
Be in a dream

Dream

(figurative) A hope or wish.
Have a dream
Fulfil a dream
Harbour a dream
Realize a dream

Dream

A visionary scheme; a wild conceit; an idle fancy.
A dream of bliss
The dream of his youth
Live in a dream
Wake up from a dream
Impossible dream
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Dream

(intransitive) To see imaginary events in one's mind while sleeping.

Dream

(intransitive) To hope, to wish.

Dream

(intransitive) To daydream.
Stop dreaming and get back to work.

Dream

(transitive) To envision as an imaginary experience (usually when asleep).
I dreamed I was a superhero and flew through a fireworks show.

Dream

(intransitive) To consider the possibility (of).
I wouldn't dream of snubbing you in public.

Dream

Ideal; perfect.

Dream

The thoughts, or series of thoughts, or imaginary transactions, which occupy the mind during sleep; a sleeping vision.
Dreams are but interludes which fancy makes.
I had a dream which was not all a dream.

Dream

A visionary scheme; a wild conceit; an idle fancy; a vagary; a revery; - in this sense, applied to an imaginary or anticipated state of happiness; as, a dream of bliss; the dream of his youth.
There sober thought pursued the amusing theme,Till Fancy colored it and formed a dream.
It is not them a mere dream, but a very real aim which they propose.

Dream

To have ideas or images in the mind while in the state of sleep; to experience sleeping visions; - often with of; as, to dream of a battle, or of an absent friend.

Dream

To let the mind run on in idle revery or vagary; to anticipate vaguely as a coming and happy reality; to have a visionary notion or idea; to imagine.
Here may we sit and dreamOver the heavenly theme
They dream on in a constant course of reading, but not digesting

Dream

To have a dream of; to see, or have a vision of, in sleep, or in idle fancy; - often followed by an objective clause.
Your old men shall dream dreams
At length in sleep their bodies they compose,And dreamt the future fight
And still they dream that they shall still succeed

Dream

A series of mental images and emotions occurring during sleep;
I had a dream about you last night

Dream

A cherished desire;
His ambition is to own his own business

Dream

Imaginative thoughts indulged in while awake;
He lives in a dream that has nothing to do with reality

Dream

A fantastic but vain hope (from fantasies induced by the opium pipe);
I have this pipe dream about being emperor of the universe

Dream

A state of mind characterized by abstraction and release from reality;
He went about his work as if in a dream

Dream

Someone of something wonderful;
This dessert is a dream

Dream

Have a daydream; indulge in a fantasy

Dream

Experience while sleeping;
She claims to never dream
He dreamt a strange scene

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