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English definition of “daydream”

daydream

noun [C usually singular]     /ˈdeɪ.driːm/
a series of pleasant thoughts about something you would prefer to be doing or something you would like to achieve in the future: He never paid attention in class and seemed to be in a permanent daydream. I was just enjoying a daydream about winning the Nobel Prize for literature.Dreaming daydream     verb [I] C1 Stop daydreaming and get on with your work!Dreaming daydreamer     /-driː.mər/ US  /-driː.mɚ/ noun [C] Dreaming
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