HyperDic: dream_up

English > 1 sense of the expression dream up:
VERBcreationdream up, think up, think of, hatch, concoctdevise or invent / invent
English > dream up: 1 sense > verb 1, creation
Meaningdevise or invent / invent.
PatternSomebody ----s something
ModelDid he dream up his major works over a short period of time?
Synonymsthink up, think of, hatch, concoct
Narrowerfabricate, manufacture, cook up, make up, inventmake up something artificial or untrue
idealize, idealiseform ideals
Broadercreate by mental act, create mentallyCreate mentally and abstractly rather than with one's hands
See alsodreamhave a daydream
Spanishconfeccionar, elaborar, encubar, pensar en, soñar, tramar, urdir
Catalanconfeccionar, tramar

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