Meaning of “dream” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun us uk /driːm/
Extra Examples
a recurring dreamI had a really weird dream last night.I had a dream about my boss last night.Do you remember your dreams?I had a vivid dream that I was drowning.

A2 a series of events and images that happen in your mind while you are sleeping:

a bad dream
I had a very strange dream last night.
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B1 something that you want to happen although it is not very likely:

It was his dream to become an actor.
be in a dream UK

B2 to not notice things that are around you because you are thinking about something else

(Definition of “dream noun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)