[n] a fantastic but vain hope (from fantasies induced by the opium pipe); "I have this pipe dream about being emperor of the universe"
[n] a state of mind characterized by abstraction and release from reality; "he went about his work as if in a dream"
[n] a series of mental images and emotions occurring during sleep; "I had a dream about you last night"
[n] imaginative thoughts indulged in while awake; "he lives in a dream that has nothing to do with reality"
[n] a cherished desire; "his ambition is to own his own business"
[n] someone of something wonderful; "this dessert is a dream"
[v] have a daydream; indulge in a fantasy
[v] experience while sleeping; "She claims to never dream"; "He dreamt a strange scene"
ambition, aspiration, daydream, dreaming, pipe dream, stargaze, woolgather
air castle, American Dream, castle in Spain, castle in the air, catch some Z's, comprehend, conceive of, concoct, daydream, daydreaming, desire, dream up, emulation, envisage, fantasy, flawlessness, hatch, ideate, imagery, imagination, imaginativeness, imagine, imaging, kip, log Z's, mental imagery, nationalism, ne plus ultra, nightmare, oneirism, perceive, perfection, phantasy, reverie, revery, sleep, sleeping, slumber, think of, think up, vision, wet dream, woolgathering