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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dream, dreamingnoun

    imaginative thoughts indulged in while awake

    "he lives in a dream that has nothing to do with reality"

  2. dream, dreamingnoun

    a series of mental images and emotions occurring during sleep

    "I had a dream about you last night"


  1. dreamingnoun

    An instance of dreaming; a dream or reverie.

  2. Dreamingnoun

    The time of the creation of the world, by the ancestors out of their own essence.


  1. Dreaming

    Dreaming is a song by American new wave band Blondie. Released in 1979, it was the lead single from their fourth album Eat to the Beat. Inspired by ABBA musically, the song features an active drum performance from drummer Clem Burke. "Dreaming" was released as a single in 1979, reaching number two on the UK singles chart and number 27 on the US Billboard Hot 100.


  1. dreaming

    Dreaming refers to the state of experiencing a series of images, sensations, ideas, or emotions during sleep, typically characterized by vividness, complexity, and unpredictable content. It is an unconscious mental activity that occurs during the rapid eye movement (REM) stage of sleep and is often associated with the creation of narratives or scenarios that may reflect one's memories, desires, fears, or subconscious thoughts.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Dreaming

    of Dream

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  1. margined

  2. midrange

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of dreaming in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of dreaming in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of dreaming in a Sentence

  1. Marcus Arbery:

    Don't let no racial bystander stop your dream. Keep dreaming and keep pushing for your dreams... You know you got a whole life ahead of you to dream of what you want, and if you try to keep pushing to those goals those dreams going to come true.

  2. Dejan Stojanovic:

    To dream on occasion is not dreaming; to love on occasion is not love.

  3. Marcel Proust:

    If a little dreaming is dangerous, the cure for it is not to dream less but to dream more, to dream all the time.

  4. Mikhail Khodorkovsky:

    Putin doesn't need Donbass (east Ukraine). He wants to determine the fate of the world at talks with a U.S. President, putin is dreaming of getting a deal with the United States about a new-old order for the world, when the world is split on zone of influence. When you cannot interfere in someone else's zone. Not even to mention internal politics.

  5. Lindsey Vonn:

    It was such an emotional day for me - it was really hard to control my nerves, i was definitely the most nervous I've been in my entire life, and all I wanted to do was finish strong and have the ending that I've been dreaming of for my career.

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