Dreamy - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈdriːmi|  American pronunciation of the word dreamy
Brit.  |ˈdriːmi|  British pronunciation of the word dreamy


- dreamy in mood or nature (syn: moony, woolgathering)
- lacking spirit or liveliness (syn: lackadaisical, languid, languorous)


She was a dreamy young woman who never gave much serious thought to her future.

He gazed at me with a dreamy look in his eyes.

He was a dreamy and impractical young man.

Gradually the mind was etherized to a dreamy placidity.

a dreamy confection of pink beads and satin

in the Odyssey Homer tells of lotus-eaters who live in dreamy indolence

Word forms

comparative: dreamier
superlative: dreamiest
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