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dreamy definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

adj
1: dreamy in mood or nature; "a woolgathering moment" [syn: dreamy, moony, woolgathering]
2: lacking spirit or liveliness; "a lackadaisical attempt"; "a languid mood"; "a languid wave of the hand"; "a hot languorous afternoon" [syn: dreamy, lackadaisical, languid, languorous]

Merriam Webster's

adjective (dreamier; -est) Date: 1567 1. a. full of dreams <a dreamy night's sleep> b. pleasantly abstracted from immediate reality 2. given to dreaming or fantasy <a dreamy child> 3. a. suggestive of a dream or dreamlike state (as in vague or visionary quality) <a dreamy smile> <dreamy speculation> b. quiet and soothing <dreamy music> c. delightful, ideal <he's so handsome…real dreamy — Greg Foley> • dreamily adverbdreaminess noun

Oxford Reference Dictionary

adj. (dreamier, dreamiest) 1 given to day-dreaming; fanciful; unpractical. 2 dreamlike; vague; misty. 3 colloq. delightful; marvellous. 4 poet. full of dreams. Derivatives: dreamily adv. dreaminess n.

Webster's 1913 Dictionary

Dreamy Dream"y, a. [Compar. Dreamier; superl. Dreamiest.] Abounding in dreams or given to dreaming; appropriate to, or like, dreams; visionary. ``The dreamy dells.'' --Tennyson.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

(dreamier, dreamiest) 1. If you say that someone has a dreamy expression, you mean that they are not paying attention to things around them and look as if they are thinking about something pleasant. His face assumed a sort of dreamy expression. ADJ 2. If you describe something as dreamy, you mean that you like it and that it seems gentle and soft, like something in a dream. ...dreamy shots of beautiful sunsets. ADJ: usu ADJ n [approval] 3. see also dreamily

Moby Thesaurus

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