Definition of dreamlike in English:


Syllabification: dream·like
Pronunciation: /ˈdrēmlīk


Having the qualities of a dream; unreal: she snapped out of her dreamlike state
More example sentences
  • ‘It has this surreal, dreamlike quality but it's still within a genre,’ he explains.
  • She had to sit stock still a lot of the time, because of the pain, but she made it a style; in her finery, she was a dreamlike vision, a surrealist object.
  • In the beginning it has an unreal, dreamlike quality to it.
unreal, illusory, imaginary, unsubstantial, chimerical, ethereal, phantasmagorical, trancelike;
nightmarish, Kafkaesque;
hazy, shadowy, faint, indistinct, unclear
literary illusive

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