Definition of Daydream

1. Noun. Absentminded dreaming while awake.




2. Verb. Have a daydream; indulge in a fantasy.

3. Verb. Have dreamlike musings or fantasies while awake. "Sam and Sue daydream over the results of the experiment"; "She looked out the window, daydreaming"
Exact synonyms: Moon
Generic synonyms: Idle, Laze, Slug, Stagnate
Derivative terms: Daydreamer, Daydreaming

Definition of Daydream

1. n. A vain fancy speculation; a reverie; a castle in the air; unfounded hope.

Definition of Daydream

1. Noun. A spontaneous and fanciful series of thoughts while awake not connected to immediate reality. ¹

2. Verb. To have such a series of thoughts; to woolgather. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Daydream

1. to fantasize [v -DREAMED or -DREAMT, -DREAMING, -DREAMS] - See also: fantasize

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Daydream

dayboat
dayboats
daybook
daybooks
dayboy
daybreak
daybreaks
daycare
daycarer
daycarers
daycares
daycation
daycations
daycoach
daycoaches
daydream (current term)
daydreamed
daydreamer
daydreamers
daydreaming
daydreamings
daydreamlike
daydreams
daydreamt
daydreamy
daye
dayee
dayereh
dayerehs
dayflies

Literary usage of Daydream

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1. A Primary French Translation Book by Walter Sidney Lyon, George de Hochepied Larpent (1893)
"... qui regardaient ses mouvements du coin de l'œil, tirèrent la ficelle, et l'écureuil se trouva attrapé. A MIDSUMMER daydream. The two Dwarfs. ..."

2. Blades and Blossoms by Rachel Quick Buttz (1911)
"A daydream Under the shifting shadows One summer afternoon, Gazing into the tree-tops— In the leafy month of June, Sat a thoughtful little maiden With a ..."

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