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English definition of “dream”

dream

verb (SLEEP)    /driːm/ (dreamed or dreamt, dreamed or dreamt)
A2 [I or T] to experience events and images in your mind while you are sleeping: What did you dream about last night? I often dream about/of flying. [+ that] I dreamed that I was having a baby.Dreaming [I or T] mainly UK to imagine that you have heard, done, or seen something when you have not: Did you say that you were going tonight or did I dream it? I thought I'd bought some polish and it seems I haven't - I must have been dreaming.Imagining and conceiving
(Definition of dream verb (SLEEP) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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