HyperDic: daydream

English > 3 senses of the word daydream:
NOUNcognitiondaydream, reverie, revery, daydreaming, oneirism, air castle, castle in the air, castle in Spainabsentminded dreaming while awake
VERBcreationdaydream, dream, woolgather, stargazehave a daydream
socialdaydream, moonhave dreamlike musings or fantasies while awake
daydream > pronunciation
Soundsdey'driy.m
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English > daydream: 3 senses > noun 1, cognition
Meaningabsentminded dreaming while awake.
Synonymsreverie, revery, daydreaming, oneirism, air castle, castle in the air, castle in Spain
Broaderdream, dreamingimaginative thoughts indulged in while awake
Spanishensoñación, ensueño, ilusión, onirismo, sueño, utopía
Catalancastells en l'aire, il·lusió, onirisme, somni, utopia
Verbsdaydreamhave a daydream
daydreamhave dreamlike musings or fantasies while awake
English > daydream: 3 senses > verb 1, creation
MeaningHave a daydream; indulge in a fantasy.
PatternSomebody ----s; Somebody ----s PP; Somebody ----s that CLAUSE
Synonymsdream, woolgather, stargaze
Broaderimagine, conceive of, ideate, envisageform a mental image of something that is not present or that is not the case
Spanishensoñar, soñar despierto, soñar
Catalansomiar
Nounsdaydream, daydreamingabsentminded dreaming while awake
daydreamersomeone who indulges in idle or absentminded daydreaming
English > daydream: 3 senses > verb 2, social
MeaningHave dreamlike musings or fantasies while awake.
PatternSomebody ----s
Example"She looked out the window, daydreaming"
Synonymmoon
Broaderidle, laze, slug, stagnateBe idle
Spanishsoñar despierto
Nounsdaydream, daydreamingabsentminded dreaming while awake
daydreamersomeone who indulges in idle or absentminded daydreaming

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