Meaning of “dream up something” in the English Dictionary


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dream up something

phrasal verb with dream us /drim/ verb past tense and past participle dreamed /drimd, dremt/ dreamt /dremt/

to invent something new by using a lot of imagination:

The Gerbils is an odd name for a baseball team – who dreamed it up?

(Definition of “dream up something” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)