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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [dree-mee]
    • /ˈdri mi/
    • /ˈdriːmɪnəs/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [dree-mee]
    • /ˈdri mi/

Definitions of dreaminess word

  • adjective dreaminess of the nature of or characteristic of dreams; visionary. 1
  • adjective dreaminess vague; dim. 1
  • adjective dreaminess soothing; restful; quieting: dreamy music. 1
  • adjective dreaminess given to daydreaming or reverie. 1
  • adjective dreaminess abounding in dreams; characterized by or causing dreams. 1
  • adjective dreaminess Informal. wonderful; marvelous: He has a dreamy new convertible. 1

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Origin of dreaminess

First appearance:

before 1560
One of the 32% oldest English words
First recorded in 1560-70; dream + -y1

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Parts of speech for Dreaminess


dreaminess popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 86% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
According to our data most of word are more popular. This word is almost not used. It has a much more popular synonym.

dreaminess usage trend in Literature

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Synonyms for dreaminess

noun dreaminess

  • absorption — The absorption of a liquid, gas, or other substance is the process of it being soaked up or taken in.
  • abstraction — An abstraction is a general idea rather than one relating to a particular object, person, or situation.
  • distraction — the act of distracting.
  • forgetfulness — apt to forget; that forgets: a forgetful person.
  • inattention — lack of attention; negligence.

Antonyms for dreaminess

noun dreaminess

  • linkage — the act of linking; state or manner of being linked.
  • merger — a statutory combination of two or more corporations by the transfer of the properties to one surviving corporation.
  • compassion — Compassion is a feeling of pity, sympathy, and understanding for someone who is suffering.
  • attachment — If you have an attachment to someone or something, you are fond of them or loyal to them.
  • combination — A combination of things is a mixture of them.

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