Translation of dream in Spanish:
- 1 1.1 (while sleeping) to have a dream about something/somebodya bad dreamsoñar con algo/alguiensweet dreams!una pesadilla¡que duermas bien!¡que sueñes con los angelitos! [humorous]Example sentences1.2 (daydream) she felt as if she were in a dream
he goes around in a dreamle parecía estar soñando (despierta)vive en las nubes
- When she did sleep, her dreams were plagued with images of the Prince, fears of what he could - and probably would - do to her.
- He had been happily sleeping without any dreams, without any images, just pitch blackness.
- They all sank to the floor beginning their faze of sleep, dreams appearing in the minds of all but one.
- 2 (fantasy, ideal, aspiration) her wildest dreams came trueit was beyond my wildest dreamshasta sus sueños más imposibles se hicieron realidadthe house of your dreamsni en sueños lo hubiera imaginadoa dream come truela casa de sus sueñossu casa idealher fondest dreamun sueño hecho realidadI had dreams of being famousel sueño de su vidasu mayor ilusiónThe American Dreammi sueño (dorado) era hacerme famososoñaba con la fama or con hacerme famosoyour dream homeel sueño americanoshe's everyone's dream girlla casa de sus sueñossu casa ideales el tipo de chica con la que sueña todo el mundoExample sentences
- Everyday, people search the housing market for the ultimate designer properties, hoping to find the ideal home of their dreams.
- To be part of this event which was a childhood memory is a dream come true.
- With the prize of a thousand pounds Ann plans to make a dream come true and take a trip to the United States with her family.
- Everyone here is a wisp of a person, broken down by time, unrealistic dreams, or their own personal TKO's.
- The show business is about selling dreams and fantasies.
- It made me think of the most un-realistic dreams and hopes that I had.
- 3 (something wonderful) [colloquial] the dress was an absolute dreamit cleans like a dreamel vestido era un sueñoel vestido era de ensueñohe cooks like a dream the whole thing went like a dreamlimpia de maravillaExample sentences
- France is surely cinema's dream.
- It was a book packager's dream - exceptional architecture, beautifully photographed, with interiors that in many cases had been especially decorated for the photo shoot.
- She is, in fact, a licensee's dream who is known for her versatility and cooperative nature.
intransitive verb past tense & past participle dreamed or (in British English also) dreamt Pronunciation: / dremt /
- 1 1.1 (in sleep) to dream
abouto ofsomething/somebody1.2 (daydream)soñar conalgo/alguienstop dreaming!estar en las nubes¡baja de las nubes!Example sentences
- I imagined the Caribbean Island I'd always dreamed of, but my fantasies were quickly destroyed.
- ‘It's what you dream about, and it's going to be a fantastic experience,’ she said.
- So, you know, I have to get out of here, and I hope life treats you kind, and, you know, I hope you have all you've ever dreamed of.
- She cried herself to sleep and dreamed about the same nightmare over and over.
- When she was awake, she thought about it and when she was sleeping, she dreamed about it.
- As you awake from your troubled sleep, you realize that the group you'd dreamed about is deep in the woods.
- Maybe I dreamed it, or perhaps the dream was what the shop sold, a fantasy of southern warmth conjured up like a charm in the chilly north.
- She thought that maybe she had dreamt the whole thing but her discarded prom dress lying on the floor told her it was not so.
- Then again, he never saw everything, or maybe he had dreamt it and not remembered.
- 2 2.1 (imagine) See examples:to dream
ofsomethingI dreamed of going to live in the countrysoñar conalgo2.2 (contemplate)(not) to dreamsoñaba con irme a vivir al campo ofsomething/ -ingI wouldn't dream of borrowing moneywould you do that? — I wouldn't dream of it!ni se me ocurriría pedir dinero prestado¿harías eso? — ¡ni pensarlo! or ¡de ninguna manera! or ¡ni en sueños!Example sentences
- Had they put pen to paper, they would not have dreamt of expressing such contempt.
- She said that with this show the company had meant to point out some of the dangers in contemporary society, never dreaming that their fears would be realized on such a grand scale.
- When it was all done he did more than I ever dreamed was possible for the tone and texture of the whole product.
transitive verb past tense & past participle dreamed or (in British English also) dreamt Pronunciation: / dremt /
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