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daydream

Synonyms of daydream in English:

noun

  • 1 she was lost in a daydream
    (a) reverie, a trance, (a) fantasy, a vision, fancy, (a) brown study;
    inattentiveness, woolgathering, preoccupation, absorption, self-absorption, absentmindedness, abstraction
  • 2 winning the lottery is just a daydream
    a dream, a pipe dream, a fantasy, a castle in the air, a fond hope;
    wishful thinking
    informal pie in the sky
  • verb

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  • 1 stop daydreaming!
    dream, muse, stare into space;
    fantasize, build castles in the air
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