Definition of Reveries

1. Noun. (plural of reverie) ¹



2. Noun. (plural of revery) ¹

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Definition of Reveries

1. revery [n] - See also: revery

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Reveries

reverencest
reverenceth
reverencing
reverendly
reverends
reverent
reverential
reverentially
reverently
reverer
reverers
reveres
reverest
revereth
reverie
reveries (current term)
reverified
reverifies
reverify
reverifying
revering
reverist
reverists
reveromycin
revers
revers'd
reversal
reversal learning
reversals
reverse

Literary usage of Reveries

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1. The New York Teacher, and the American Educational Monthly (1870)
"REMARKS ON "ETYMOLOGICAL reveries."* AS reveries in general are very pleasant, so especially are etymological reveries. They have somewhat of the poetical ..."

2. English Synonymes Explained in Alphabetical Order: With Copious by George Crabb (1881)
"Dream* and reveries are alike opposed to the reality, and have their origin in the imagination ; but the former commonly passes in sleep, and the latter ..."

3. Italy: With Sketches of Spain and Portugal by William Beckford (1835)
"reveries.—Walls of Padua.—Confused Pile dedicated to Saint Anthony. ... I was too deeply plunged in my reveries, to notice the landscape which lay before me ..."

4. Observations on Man, His Frame, His Duty, and His Expectations by David Hartley (1834)
"To examine how far the Phenomena of Imagination, reveries, and Dreams, are agreeable to the foregoing Theory. THE recurrence of ideas, especially visible ..."

5. Observations on Man, His Frame, His Duty, and His Expectations by David Hartley (1834)
"V. OF IMAGINATION, reveries, AND DREAMS. PROP. XCI. ... reveries, and Dreams, are agreeable to the foregoing Theory, THE recurrence of ideas, ..."

6. The Monthly Review by Ralph Griffiths (1780)
"8vo. i s. Murray. 1780. POLITICAL. Art. 16. Political reveries, end Utopian Schemes for the Welfare ef Great Britain and Inland. By an Idle Man. ..."

7. The Universal Anthology: A Collection of the Best Literature, Ancient by Léon Vallée, Richard Garnett, Alois Brandl (1899)
"THE reveries OF A BACHELOR. BY DONALD 6. MITCHELL. ... Under the pseudonym of " Ik Marvel" he has published "reveries of a Bachelor" (1850), his best-known ..."

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