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1dream/ˈdriːm/noun
pluraldreams
1dream
/ˈdriːm/
noun
pluraldreams
Learner's definition of DREAM  
[count]  : a series of thoughts, visions, or feelings that happen during sleep
— see also wet dream
[count]  : an idea or vision that is created in your imagination and that is not real
[count]  : something that you have wanted very much to do, be, or have for a long time
— see also american dream, pipe dream
   b  [singular]  : someone or something that has the qualities that a person wants most — usually used before another noun
— see also dream team
[singular]informal  : something that is beautiful, excellent, or pleasing
[singular]  : a state or condition in which you are not thinking about or aware of the real things that are around you

in your dreams

informal
— used to say that you do not think something that another person wants or expects will ever happen
2dream/ˈdriːm/verb
dreamsdreamed/ˈdrɛmt, ˈdriːmd/ordreamt/ˈdrɛmt/dreaming
2dream
/ˈdriːm/
verb
dreamsdreamed/ˈdrɛmt, ˈdriːmd/ordreamt/ˈdrɛmt/dreaming
Learner's definition of DREAM  
: to have visions and thoughts in your sleep : to have a dream while you are sleeping
[no object]
— often + of or about
[+ object]
: to think about something that you wish would happen or something that you want to do or be
[no object]
— often + of
[+ object]

dream on

informal
— used to say that you do not think something that another person wants or expects will ever happen

dream up

[phrasal verb]
dream up (something) also dream (something) up 
: to think of or invent (something) in your mind

never/not dream of

— used to say that you would never do something or think of doing something
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