Đồng nghĩa của dream

Alternative for dream

dreams, dreamt, dreamed, dreaming

Đồng nghĩa: imagine, muse, vision,

Trái nghĩa: reality,

Noun

Imaginary events experienced during sleep
vision dreaming hallucination illusion nightmare conception fantasy image impression perception picture visualisation visualization cognition apprehension fancy musing notion semblance mental image mental picture mental vision mental visualization out-of-body experience sequence of images head trip sweven thought idea reverie conceptualization daydream conceptualisation imagination concept prospect drift supposition feeling hunch belief suspicion contemplation inkling intimation understanding opinion view premise mind reflection rumination consideration cogitation excogitation pondering vagary preconception inference caprice thinking deliberation examination sneaking suspicion mulling over delusion chimera phantasm figment conceit fantasm unreality nonentity phantasy desire plans hopes aspiration ideal muse ideality imago chimaera pipe dream flight of fancy pie in the sky castle in the air castles in the air fanciful notion figment of the imagination abstraction theory hypothesis intellection generalization stereotype generality postulation clue model apperception cogitating interpretation envisaging generalisation mind's eye imagining construct awareness knowledge conviction approach twist fool notion big idea brainchild brain wave slant wrinkle plan appreciation comprehension design mental grasp explanation philosophizing meditating deliberating speculation considering fancying version concentrating representation communing realisation command realization philosophising meditation exposition speculating

Noun

A passionate aspiration or ambition
ambition aspiration desire goal hope passion wish yearning aim intent motivation objective plan craving design drive holy grail inclination intention longing lust object target urge daydream hankering hunger pursuit thirst want ache determination fancy grail itch mission notion purpose resolution resolve desired result fire in the belly Holy Grail object of desire raison d'être bourne end idea pretension thing ideal point mark bourn meaning motive need scheme direction yen reason vision destination pining focus appetite desideratum eagerness impetus endeavor endeavour zeal appetency thirstiness jones impulse requirement object of the exercise end in view requisite interest function compulsion cause expectation burning disposition use propensity proclivity predilection letch preference will obsession name of the game covetousness why and wherefore essential demand grounds calling principle vocation whim push occasion view predisposition yearn catalyst relish necessity end goal penchant whole idea preoccupation pie in the sky urgency driving force fervor fervour initiative liking planning course thought hungering lack bullseye coveting drift butt prerequisite duty spot prayer prize enthusiasm where one is heading fire in belly want-to where one's heading bull's-eye castles in the air necessary end purpose the why and wherefore ambitiousness bucket list program system programme strategy bull's eye fixation basis justification project significance prospect rationality game plan master plan road map ground plan appetition indispensable thing desired thing sine qua non missing thing needed thing proposal premeditation scope infatuation hang-up ardor ardour impulsion go-getting utility sense restlessness mind nirvana plot terminus prurience aphrodisia appeal value advantage attraction heart's desire charm big idea ulterior motive whyfor rationale incentive consideration instigation incitement spur persuasion inducement impact usefulness validity cogency fascination validness dearth lustfulness needfulness scarcity cry out strong interest call support absence necessitude drought imperative deficit scarceness exigence scantiness market exigency concern stimulant enticement inspiration stimulation carrot determinant central theme nuts and bolts care thinking agenda hidden motive hidden agenda vested interest score to settle special interest reason why end game greed love devotion avidity craze fondness concupiscence eroticism commitment libido lechery lasciviousness emulation enterprise admiration amativeness salacity erotism libidinousness pruriency cupidity frenzy solicitude voracity mania rapture ravenousness rapaciousness doting action vigour vitality energy verve vigor spirit dynamism conviction tenacity dash doggedness zest gusto pep undertaking vim spunk cacoethes aggressiveness go zip activity punch get-up-and-go horniness salaciousness hots lustihood lech envy rivalry competition decision nostalgia strength addiction pledge munchies hurting stamina liveliness application vibrance promise exuberance forcefulness vivaciousness zealousness intensity virility the munchies vivacity spiritedness pizzazz fanaticism vow strength of character single-mindedness strength of mind pzazz activeness choice oath crush captivation enchantment besottedness deep affection endearment idolization puppy love amorousness tendency leaning bent mad for veneration eros optimism turn anticipation bias affection proneness taste aptitude task prejudice weakness partiality stomach venture responsibility commission charge business stunt exploit errand act deed burden feat matter accomplishment obligation piece of business racket brief chore engagement doing work contract exercise affair job gig process assignment impression velleity devices readiness affinity habitude bone genius expectancy list humour expectance idée fixe hypothesis deliberation opinion capability aptness idiosyncrasy temperament movement druthers feeling susceptibility groove pleasure trend type humor capacity attachment encouragement cup of tea soft spot turn of mind understanding conception visualization image rationalization rationalisation inkling regard visualisation perception postulation sentiment abstraction worry reflection conclusion reasoning contrivance contemplation supposition conceptualisation estimation conceptualization dedication striving fire warmth keenness hustle fervency gumption aggression moxie zing esprit earnestness self-motivation entrepreneurial spirit will power get up and go right stuff what it takes a sense of purpose

Noun

A desire that appears inconceivable
fantasy fancy daydream delusion pipe dream wishful thinking conceit figment illusion whim chimaera chimera hallucination phantasy airy hope false hope fantasm imagination mirage nonentity phantasm unreality vision castle in the air castle in the sky eggs in moonshine empty wish flight of fancy flight of imagination fool's paradise golden dream pie in the sky unreal hope castle in Spain foolish expectation irrational expectation self-deception self-delusion unrealistic expectation unrealistic hope unreasonable expectation bubble rainbow speculation vagary reverie head trip figment of the imagination trip idea thought fabrication apparition notion whimsy wish wraith phantasmagoria trance fiction phantom image optical illusion nightmare musing caprice daydreaming abstraction absorption imagining absent-mindedness engrossment inattentiveness images desire self-absorption wool-gathering preoccupation woolgathering obliviousness spectre brown study specter air castle aberration mind trip urge impulse inattention inclination invention ideation falsehood envisioning hope brooding contrivance kink conceiving unrealizable dream pensiveness bent quirk dwam humour imaginativeness whimsey humor contemplation ignis fatuus smoke and mirrors absence of mind fond hope lack of application lack of concentration make-believe castles in the air incubus impression mental picture phantasmagory phantasma production creation wishes fable delirium ambition aspiration plan aim snare vanity concoction monstrosity monster will-o'-the-wisp bogy fantastic notion improvisation study pink elephants lie fond hopes dreaminess detachment dreaming meditation castle-building muse virtual reality fata morgana transient phenomenon short-lived phenomenon conception visualization visualisation castle in the skies fond illusion unrealistic goal dreamscape jam tomorrow utopia oblivion freak fanciful notion imaginative power mind's eye creation of the brain imaginative faculty mental image distraction thinking concentration fad craze megrim immersion forgetfulness heedlessness inadvertence power of invention misconception fallacy misapprehension fancying stargazing foible crotchet maggot sport deep thought prepossession deception vagrancy bee passion crank staring into space blonde moment falsity error preoccupancy captivation amusement sudden notion whim-wham misbelief myth cloud cuckoo land product of someone's imagination untruth artifice sudden idea passing thought disposition preference partiality fondness attraction thinking of other things misimpression confusion misjudgement misjudgment in a zone figment of imagination taste want liking relish predilection like seeming mockery sensation sense feeling yearning hankering thirst longing pining love penchant craving false impression need hunger ache shine appetite false belief envisagement predisposition eccentricity itch mistaken impression castles in Spain thing yen peculiarity picture inventiveness romancing druthers love affair eyes for sweet tooth

Noun

Something or someone considered wonderful or perfect
delight joy gem marvel wonder treasure beauty pleasure sensation delectation ecstasy phenomenon sweetheart thrill beaut honey jim-dandy pleasure to behold standout vision of loveliness cat's meow corker crackajack crackerjack daisy dandy doozie doozy hot stuff humdinger knockout lollapalooza lulu peach ripper ripsnorter sockdolager sockdologer the bee's knees hummer snorter pip nifty pippin dilly something else stunner cracker looker vision eyeful smasher good-looker goddess cutie fox belle babe picture lovely cutey Venus siren dreamboat enchantress dish queen sight for sore eyes beauty queen doll cookie cooky bobby-dazzler eye-catcher dolly bird pearl joy to behold wow ten hottie showstopper spectacle charmer ornament glamour-puss seductress something sight dazzler beautiful sight pearler angel pin-up bombshell smash hit head turner bit of all right Adonis killer smash stunna show champion ace beautiful woman winner pistol hit champ whopper big success debutante coquette cat's whiskers the business cat's pyjamas cat's pajamas the bomb the fox's socks dog's bollocks good looker stonker nice one prize broad bunny dollface tomato cupcake cutie-pie centerfold centrefold chick enchanter jewel plum raving beauty cover girl sex kitten bathing beauty dream girl good-looking woman hot dish glamor girl hot number sex pot sex bunny perfect picture catch feast for the eyes triumph glamour girl English rose sexpot attractive woman bit of alright bimbo exception innovation surprise jaw-dropper bit of crumpet model ravisher mantrap dolly Miss America Miss Universe Apollo heart-throb femme fatale glamour puss good-looking person blockbuster star portent astonishment curiosity wonderment miracle prodigy genius whiz one for the books the eighth wonder of the world

Noun

The action of pretending or imagining that things are better than they really are
make-believe fantasy charade daydreaming imagination play-acting pretence pretending unreality dreaming fabrication fancy invention romancing delusion illusion masquerade self-deception disguise dissimulation fakery game pageant playacting pretense pretension pretentiousness role-playing sham story fairy tale pose front act facade show guise façade put-on airs feigning posturing simulation deception semblance posing subterfuge hoax veneer veil mask artifice falsification posture shamming cloak false front trickery affectation pretext fake imitation appearance display cover faking false display bluff counterfeit acting trick ruse deceit falsehood simulacrum humbug ostentation insincerity stall con profession contrivance red herring face smokescreen air cover-up screen dissemblance false colours wile schtick a put-on a put-up job false pretense affectedness vision imaginativeness ideation ploy impersonation thought reverie fig leaf snobbery hokum airs and graces flight of fancy visualization imposture going Hollywood artificiality pretensions exaggeration feint smoke screen inflation imaginative faculty snootiness grandiosity showing off side assumed manners superciliousness visualisation dress uppishness unnatural imitation covering putting on airs dumb act bluffing hoaxing assumption demand declaration ambition ambitiousness aspiration title allegation maintenance likeness farce pantomime parody personation color mummery colour revel costume masking attitude performance false show false appearance showing outward appearance suggestion claim effect chaser sweet talk soft soap shuck and jive hamming phoney phony dissimilation stance shuffling routine excuse misrepresentation double-dealing stunt gag evasion misstatement mockery travesty mimicry arrogance conception imaginative power daydream pipe dream mind's eye castle in Spain creation of the brain castle in the air mental image stratagem play hoodwinking shift expedient gambit mock attack device maneuver dodge snare duck blind manoeuvre put-up job machination distraction cheat bait dissembling fraudulence duplicity cant attitudinizing fraud deceitfulness dishonesty falsity mendacity treachery lying hypocrisy originality creativity putting on an act kidology lack of veracity speculation inventiveness creative thought chimera chimaera guile codology deviousness cheating cunning craftiness craft deceptiveness scam falseness chicanery slyness sting snow job dupery flimflam scheme swindle jiggery-pokery hanky-panky piousness wiliness funny business monkey business lie intrigue crookedness foxiness cunningness guilefulness crookery cozenage underhandedness artfulness untruthfulness chicane sanctimoniousness perfidy set-up two-facedness lurk wheeze prevarication lip service gyp Tartufferie empty talk con trick legerdemain sophistry imposition hustle spoof management sharp practice perjury fast one fibbing decoy sanctimony mendaciousness perfidiousness gimmick leg-pull pietism rort bunco grift Trojan horse phoniness duping confidence trick affected piety Pharisaism phoneyness rig schlenter fetch flanker pharisaicalness canard lies quackery whitewash equivocation skulduggery skullduggery knavery monkeyshines telling stories sell jugglery gamesmanship jive wiles smoke and mirrors fast shuffle con game every trick in the book white lies fiddle disingenuousness hypocritical talk hypocritical behaviour little white lies prank propaganda faithlessness forgery swindling fix setup double-crossing subtleness cageyness subtlety slickness canniness caginess sneakiness strategy fakeness distortion shenanigans burlesque fiction smoke inveracity joke fourberie tricks obfuscation scheming bluster bait and switch sleight of hand hocus-pocus double-cross shell game attention-grabber lure deviation disturbance distractor commotion diversion interruption beguilement blarney betrayal untruth sophism dirt trickiness boondoggle treason defraudation disinformation circumvention juggling trumpery pomposity hypocriticalness tokenism pecksniffery tactic porky bragging bravado bombast sleight racket fastie sellout bilk mare's-nest fallacy ride malarkey hogwash wrinkle catch trap pork pie shuck crock fib idle boast hypocritical statement false piety caper cozening defrauding misleading overreaching ambidexterity trapping two-timing ambidextrousness entrapping curve ball false face false clue fool's errand false trail wild-goose chase diversionary tactic misleading clue sham holiness pious platitudes snow boast braggadocio jiving refuge plan confidence game dirty pool dirty dealing mere show dirty trick dirty work crocodile tears speciousness false colors disguising counterfeiting concealing hiding concealment shrouding veiling pharisaism suppression camouflage false virtue affected superiority glibness irreverence unctuousness phariseeism bigotry casuistry false profession bad faith double standard

Noun

A person or thing that is a perfect example of a particular quality or type
perfection ideal ultimate acme epitome paragon apotheosis archetype crown exemplar height model quintessence classic essence jewel paradigm yardstick byword eidolon example idealism nonesuch nonpareil standard tops beau ideal beau idéal last word crème de la crème best thing since sliced bread greatest thing since sliced bread ne plus ultra one in a million the bee's knees standard of perfection pattern idol embodiment perfect example prototype personification shining example type patron saint zenith best gem typical example peak exemplification apex pinnacle culmination apogee representation summit specimen illustration criterion elite norm flower avatar idea pick cream good example definitive example role model typification incarnation stereotype picture soul cream of the crop prime classic example classic case symbol masterpiece climax idolization exaltation elevation glorification deification angel cynosure treasure emblem acme of perfection trump peach champion love crackerjack beauty champ sublimation lovely original immortalization idealization perfect specimen saint pick of the bunch hero perfect example of its kind something else finest idealisation crowning moment instance ideal beauty perfect type perfect model embodiment of model of incarnation of exemplar of oner highest point high point case sample representative blueprint jewel in the crown personification of classic case of synonymous with perfect example of avatar of typification of epitome of benchmark high water mark person to look up to peak of perfection textbook example mirror copy representative example optimum utmost greatest extremity extreme very limit mother of all cat's whiskers the last word cat's pyjamas dernier cri

Noun

A state of near-unconsciousness or insensibility
stupor torpor daze inertia numbness coma insensibility lethargy trance unconsciousness blankness stupefaction hebetude languor lassitude listlessness sopor blackout dwam oblivion amazement anaesthesia anesthesia apathy asphyxia bewilderment dullness fainting hypnosis inertness limpness narcosis paralysis petrifaction shock sleep slumber somnolence swoon swooning vacancy state of senselessness state of stupefaction state of unconsciousness suspended animation inactivity drowsiness sluggishness idleness indolence indifference sleepiness inaction torpidity sloth disinterest collapse laziness slowness languidness tiredness fatigue weariness inanition impassivity enervation lifelessness disregard torpidness heedlessness insouciance passiveness unmindfulness unconcern senselessness passivity phlegm exhaustion ennui supineness leadenness heaviness reverie obliviousness rapture daydream spell haze shiftlessness stagnation hypnotic state syncope half-conscious state catalepsy insentience faint debility weakness prostration lack of sensation lack of feeling PVS doziness accidie slothfulness insensitivity stagnancy frailty acedia dormancy analgesia callousness insusceptibility narcoma carus burnout frazzle feebleness faintness oscitancy sluggardliness dreaminess grogginess dopiness persistent vegetative state jadedness heavy eyelids asleep trauma fog put under muddle breakdown lala-land unawareness forgetfulness traumatism state of confusion state of shock knockout darkness amnesia nirvana state of unreality state of bewilderment state of befuddlement ignorance passiven a state of shock state of disorientation state of puzzlement state of mystification state of perplexity state of bafflement carelessness Lethe insensibleness abeyance inadvertence study daydreaming woolgathering revery muse abstraction ecstasy dizziness fainting fit grayout vertigo swim loss of consciousness transfixion transfixture catatonia glaze waters of Lethe brown study immobility stasis otiosity deadness quiescence slackness faineance negligence overtiredness fainéance jet lag quietness demotivation unproductivity neurasthenia asthenia anergia lack of energy status calm lack of progress stillness sedentariness dopeyness inactiveness laxness malaise unresponsiveness lack of motivation lackadaisicalness motionlessness slacking shirking do-nothingness immobilization comatoseness oscitation somnolency skiving remissness wooziness expenditure consumption debilitation immobilisation disinclination faineancy procrastination indolency laxity neglect non-intervention nonaction defatigation monotony disillusionment languishment disinclination to move strain suspension doldrums fecklessness quietude deliquescence deferral depression

Noun

A very unpleasant or frightening experience or prospect
nightmare horror torment hell ordeal torture trial agony misery murder purgatory bane bogey burden curse dread Gehenna phobia hallucination tribulation fancy fantasy illusion pet hate phantasm succubus vision bad dream hell on earth night terror affliction anguish suffering pain difficulty hardship woe trouble bother problem devil scourge bugbear fiend trauma plague wretchedness toil labor labour calamity test terror hobgoblin hassle demon irritation bête noire trials and tribulations bugaboo bogeyman hang-up strain anathema despair load nuisance grind pest living hell adversity distress ogre stress vexation irritant drain encumbrance drudgery peeve battle struggle travail black beast goblin headache exertion millstone pet peeve uphill battle weight bane of one's life uphill struggle pain in the bum pain in the backside tough grind difficult task tall order tough assignment pain in the rear pain in the neck effort endeavor abyss hellhole slog monster long haul hard work endeavour destruction ruin daemon ruination incubus succuba death baptism of fire menace evil disaster an ordeal a nightmare a trial misfortune nemesis blight fire gauntlet gantlet cross crucible downfall bête noir bitter pill a difficult experience visitation calvary painful experience cross to bear annoyance undoing a unpleasant experience a frustrating experience fatal attraction aversion hate dislike challenge unpleasant experience bogie drag fear gremlin spectre apprehension boogeyman loup-garou wraith scare specter bogy threat strife bore worry inconvenience pill nudnik skelf conflict bete noire source of irritation source of annoyance blister source of aggravation fair cow abomination thorn in your flesh thorn in one's side thorn in one's flesh

Noun

An exceptional product or achievement, or an outstanding example of something
miracle wonder phenomenon marvel sensation caution flash portent prodigy splendour splendor rarity revelation stunner surprise thaumaturgy unusualness vision wonderful amazing achievement astonishing feat supernatural occurrence spectacle genius curiosity whiz something else one for the books nonpareil wizard whizz virtuoso wunderkind wonderful thing wonderment whizz-kid freak hit rara avis something to shout about star smash triumph whiz kid wow knockout something to write home about fortune legend standout sight phenom godsend trend oner oddity beauty enfant terrible bright star black swan act of God blockbuster doozy astonishment lulu eureka moment epiphany mastermind monster talent the eighth wonder of the world Einstein grotesque brainbox monstrosity mutation abnormality up-and-comer intellect natural child genius whizz kid girl-genius brain boy-genius enormity wonder child winner show-stopper success thrill biggie child prodigy girl wonder boy wonder paragon rare bird ninja eye-opener amazing thing star attraction sell-out crowd puller box-office hit smash hit crowd-puller great success runaway success one in a million miracle worker ace tour de force coup masterpiece belter megahit achievement big hit feat supernova bestseller master stroke masterstroke smasheroo fairy tale market leader accomplishment smasher cracker success story icon sellout polymath talented child gifted child superstar hero box-office success idol personality attainment victory celebrity big name smash-hit home run attraction big success figure ideal boffin bright spark expert cert chart-topper nine-day wonder flash in the pan fifteen minutes of fame annus mirabilis great succès fou stroke gifted student high-achieving student chartbuster sure thing comer quiz kid money-spinner moneymaker stroke of genius marvellous feat supreme example coup de maître brand leader number one nine days' wonder record breaker roaring success clicko favorite favourite boffo best-seller starlet headliner draw lead luminary topliner fame conquest mastery win box office success notable face top name leading light dignitary leader best seller personage celeb VIP palm ascendancy acquirement walkover crackajack jewel big shot dandy jim-dandy crackerjack high muckamuck public figure big cheese nob megastar prizewinner household name treasure macher big noise somebody big fish gem V.I.P. pip kahuna important person bigwig score surmounting vanquishing takeover cinch homer vanquishment splash pushover gain feather in your cap clean sweep grand slam feather in cap the gold big win hole in one shoo-in

Noun

A person of exemplary conduct or virtue
angel saint gem nonpareil star treasure beauty brick ideal jewel paragon paragon of virtue kind person one in a million good person tops nonesuch something else model exemplar epitome archetype find standard apotheosis quintessence paradigm prototype personification embodiment darling acme flower shining example one of a kind perfect example of its kind outstanding example beau idéal crème de la crème the bee's knees prize rarity godsend dear marvel pearl charm humdinger collector's item a star something worth their weight in gold someone worth their weight in gold the best martyr pietist glorified soul holy being loved one norm masterpiece good example eidolon cynosure criterion idea pattern best perfect example classic trump pick champ ultimate peach cream champion love essence sublimation lovely original crackerjack perfection beau ideal patron saint example type elite finest exemplification representation jewel in the crown pride illustration symbol blueprint choice byword showpiece prime height specimen stereotype cream of the crop avatar piece de resistance soul top mirror instance template ne plus ultra incarnation last word precedent wonder glory manifestation yardstick elect benchmark icon masterwork sample gauge definitive example chef-d'oeuvre gage copy textbook example typical example magnum opus leading light image tour de force chef d'oeuvre royalty choicest fat illuminati crown jewel aristocracy pick of the bunch stroke of genius upper crust work of art A-list pride and joy guide design typification classic example triumph catch plum expression prodigy actualization taonga case representative coup instantiation ikon picture mould role model objectification masterstroke hit touchstone exhibit showcase monument genius knockout representative case great work mold portrayal trophy pink core nobility gentry standard of perfection greatest thing since sliced bread corps d'elite best thing since sliced bread top drawer upper class appreciation oner zenith idol framework emblem classic case ensample peak of perfection hero landmark source of envy envy object of envy most select crown established work acme of perfection perfect specimen idealism basis version archetypal setup style valuable object objet of virtu objet d'art essentiality spirit favourite lifeblood heart guideline formula lodestar substance favorite first stuff canon flagship game plan scale authority principal beatified soul tutelary saint canonized mortal guardian angel specification lead boast record testament witness chef-d'œuvre saint and martyr occasion occurrence primary chief finest example honour honor credit finest specimen representative example display best example best specimen choicest specimen choicest example remembrance reminder token demonstration exposition exponent exhibition head point of reference parallel case specialty phenomenon speciality phoenix case history sampling detail variety situation evidence portrait proof item case in point typical case counterpart clone double torchbearer pioneer trailblazer focus centerpiece attraction pièce de résistance bellwether forerunner twin semblance replica commemoration memorial quality priesthood ringer characterization facsimile duplicate doppelganger likeness match duplication centrepiece first class select few memento incorporation look-alike carbon copy re-creation mirror image alter ego spitting image dead ringer living image living example realization sensation chef d'œuvre marvellous feat master work reification collection concretization symbolization externalization embodier integration personifier abstract organization combination inclusion concentration comprehension consolidation codification systematization prosopopoeia organisation encompassment form conformation cast systematisation formation matter realisation externalisation embracement bringing together structure

Verb

To indulge in fantasies about something desired
fantasise fantasize daydream contemplate imagine envision visualise visualize contrive muse romanticise romanticize fancy crave hanker idealise idealize long lust pine woolgather picture aim for aspire to build castles in air conceive of conjure up pictures desire to hanker after hope for hunger for live in a dream world long for pipe dream seek to thirst after thirst for wish for wish to yearn for have as one's aim have as one's goal ideate set one's heart on set your sights on sigh conceive envisage see conceit image vision fantasy feature conjure up moon gush romance rhapsodize swoon rhapsodise build castles in the air hallucinate pretend play-act indulge in fantasy realize build castles in Spain realise head trip think up stargaze languish mope brood yearn play be in a reverie be in a brown study simulate feign playact counterfeit fool fake enact bluff believe think suppose sentimentalize conjecture guess surmise lie exaggerate suspect reckon make believe sentimentalise predict anticipate gather assume be economical with the truth view through rose-tinted glasses make up stories tell stories look at through rose-colored glasses let your imagination run away with you stretch the truth think romantically propose expect foresee intend consider infer interpret invent let on like make as if act as though play the part act as if conceptualize grasp objectify regard behold materialize view survey externalize mean make-believe create conjure externalise materialise conceptualise be under the impression think it conceivable be inclined to think think likely be of the view dream up trump up be of the opinion think it likely have an idea think of look upon see visions trip out indulge in fancy conjure up an image of indulge in wool-gathering give free rein to the imagination

Verb

To be lost in thought
daydream brood contemplate meditate muse ponder cerebrate reflect ruminate stargaze think woolgather be lost in thought cogitate deliberate dwell stare into space stew space out trip out tune out zone out be in a reverie be in a trance be inattentive be in cloud cuckoo land be miles away build castles in air have one's head in the clouds be abstracted be delirious be in a brown study be preoccupied indulge in wool-gathering let one's thoughts wander consider mull over think about moon chew over speculate weigh up puzzle over revolve study pore over think over turn over weigh meditate on ruminate over ruminate on roll debate with oneself fantasize review evaluate examine reflect on brood on cogitate on give some thought to recollect be lost in contemplation feel pore on percolate hallucinate imagine envision fancy conceive fantasise indulge in fancy indulge in fantasy be unrealistic pipe dream build castles in Spain build castles in the air have your head in the clouds obsess mope fret agonize over agonize grieve over repine sulk about languish over fret about moon over worry about mope over dwell on languish grieve be in brown study chafe inwardly feel despondent about dwell upon gloom sulk sigh lament agonise sweat out worry stew over eat your heart out bleed eat one's heart out think upon sweat over despond muse on plan design scheme purpose intend devise digest propose eye turn question perpend project debate entertain puzzle plot wrestle with chew the cud think deeply say to oneself have in mind entertain idea be in a thoughtful state view engage in contemplation put on thinking cap track figure brood over kick around give thought to excogitate reason cogitate about appraise ruminate about rack brains deliberate about brainstorm wonder think through think out mull reflect upon deliberate on judge think on size up give consideration to ponder over ponder on analyse analyze speculate about chew on look at mind beat one's brains out about turn over in one's mind sort out assess explore wonder about chew meditate over noodle around deliberate over soul-search self-reflect sum up consider the pros and cons of theorize figure out ideate brood about use one's head hammer away at look inward ask oneself conjecture investigate research survey introspect self-question scrutinize probe envisage theorise compare discuss enquire into estimate look into intellectualize comprehend consult rationalize argue scrutinise logicalize intellectualise picture rationalise meditate upon discern put on one's thinking cap bat it around turn over in your mind pour it on give much thought to ask oneself about think hard talk over take stock of head trip knock around muse over run up a flagpole go over monitor discover moralize mull over things turn over in mind flash on dissect peruse chew over things stew about put on one's thinking cap about medidate upon understand reflect about bethink concentrate apprehend process canvass experiment conduct research into dive into delve into pore ruminate upon expect anticipate lucubrate cudgel one's brains sleep on it chaw moot sermonize preach pronounce pontificate do research conduct a survey of cool out take in aspire to think of converse take something under advisement appreciate resolve deduce infer support inspect uncover sense bring to light unearth ratiocinate query mull something over chew the fat entertain the idea of rate sweat rehash eye up maintain stop to consider take under consideration deliberate upon make enquiries into harbour hold foster harbor inquire philosophise sermonise philosophize moralise hash over make inquiries into countenance cherish brook tolerate guess suffer conceive of NtRtain enquire doubt recognize heed recognise surmise agree to approve of take into consideration ask yourself be inquisitive cudgel your brains be curious suppose hypothesize kick about keep in mind bear in mind bat around bat back and forth bat about allow yourself to consider assume suspicion suspect postulate daresay presume form theories pipe-dream guesstimate hypothesise read make suppositions dope make guesses dope out have a hunch run it up flagpole call it call the turn psych out beat one's brains read between lines hazard a guess see image fantasy vision visualise regard behold depicture visualize picture in one's mind's eye perceive conjure up an image of

Verb

(dream up or of) To think up (usually fantastical) ways of achieving a goal
concoct devise formulate hatch scheme brainstorm create develop invent plan conceptualise conceptualize construct contrive craft design machinate mastermind originate plot ponder come up with conjure up cook up put together think of think up conceive of dope out draw up dream up make up map out set down throw together trump up whip up form conceit produce ideate coin frame cogitate spitball evolve elaborate purpose conceive realize realise fabricate forge compose manufacture set up make fashion put up prepare build assemble erect raise engineer shape excogitate confect project work out discover drum up imagine establish arrange piece cast improvise orchestrate rear elevate bring about vamp ad-lib prefab piece together knock together knock off throw up fit together vamp up turn out cobble up structure hit on feign fable fix together ready uncover moot bring forth stumble upon find detect constitute prefabricate build up found jerry-build superstruct put out sculpture compound wangle stage-manage effect procure rig cause to happen handle cast about lay out move hit upon becast brew write parent get up induce sire emerge give forth procreate provoke bear generate give birth lay eggs come out occasion cause engender work up breed spawn break open draft pen indite author model join cobble together mix organise organize whomp up verse rhyme sing spark chart intrigue blueprint play it by ear head trip fake it get off score knock out comp script fudge together draught poetize ghost scribble bang out compile push pencil ghostwrite put down note down coin a phrase set type clef put pen to paper time

Verb

To go to sleep, or fall asleep
sleep slumber doze nap rest kip repose snooze catnap drowse siesta doss oversleep relax flop yawn bunk nod snore zizz retire crash hibernate zzz be asleep bed down conk out doss down be in the arms of morpheus be in the land of nod catch some zs doze off drift off drop off fall asleep have a lie-down rest in the arms of morpheus fall out nod off sack out saw wood sleep lightly turn in zonk out catch a wink cop some z's get some kip get some zizz have a kip have a siesta have a snooze have a zizz hit the hay catch forty winks catch some Zs hit the sack take a nap take a siesta be dead to the world get some shut-eye go out like a light have forty winks take forty winks be in the land of Nod sleep like a log sleep like a top snatch forty winks be in the arms of Morpheus rest in the arms of Morpheus go to bed have a nap go to sleep lie down bed lounge call it a day loll bask catch a few Zs stretch out get some sleep have a doze slump loaf hit the pit recline laze lie be sleepy couch kick back take it easy get some shuteye grab some z's take a snooze catch some z's take your ease put your feet up sleep late lie in languish lie dormant sleep in droop have rack drift be drowsy get forty winks catch some zeds get one's head down get some rack catch some few Zs stretch go up the stairs to Bedfordshire roll in pile in settle get some rest turn into a pumpkin kip down say goodnight get to sleep sprawl rest upon lay down settle down lie upon spread out be prone be recumbent be prostrate stretch oneself out be stretched out slouch lie back lean back be supine idle unbend pause unwind luxuriate chill outspan slacken slack slack off cool off de-stress take five sit back lie by take a breather take a rest sit down wind down mellow out be calm refresh yourself be at leisure have a rest refresh oneself put feet up be at ease ease off ease up slow down veg out chill out be comfortable let down take life easy do nothing stand down put one's feet up settle back lie still have a spell recharge one's batteries take a break loosen up take time out hang loose break off stop come up for air calm down enjoy oneself stay loose simmer down let up let it all hang out play take time off unbutton entertain oneself amuse oneself decompress cool it lounge around take ten have a break compose oneself chillax mellow laze around hang out quieten down stretch oneself quiet down drape oneself bum lazy footle dillydally dally dawdle cool down drone sit around breathe easy collect oneself let yourself go hang about goof off hack around kick around catch one's breath make yourself at home lighten up take one's ease hang around make oneself at home feel at home put your head down catch a few 'z' s destress quieten soothe pacify take a load off sprawl out recess let one's hair down refresh breathe recuperate break take a chill pill daydream stone stop worrying sunbathe suspend proceedings stop briefly regain one's composure restrain oneself get hold of oneself hose down control oneself keep cool go easy pull in one's horns have time out have a breather sun lie about warm oneself stop for a breath toast yourself warm yourself sun oneself unlax lollop sit toast oneself swim in lean take one's time knock off stop work let your hair down make less tense let oneself go vegetate loiter hang round take one's leisure

Verb

To feel a deep yearning for (someone or something lost, unattainable, or distant)
sigh crave ache yearn long desire hunger want thirst pine lust hanker miss languish lament hanker after hanker for thirst for long for hunger for dream of carry a torch cry out for cry for dream about shed tears for pant for regret the absence of regret the loss of have a yen for wish wish for covet itch seek fancy suspire be desirous of aspire yearn for hope hope for yen chafe strive be athirst for lust after spoil for be bent on be itching be eager feel a longing have a longing have a yen would give your eyeteeth for yen for suspire for be aching eat your heart out over be desirous burn be desperate be very keen die be very eager be athirst aim itch for require pine for desiderate need sigh for pant aspire to choose expect pursue set your heart on give eyeteeth for jones salivate for hunger after feen die for desire intensely eat one's heart out pant after repine for ache for lust for jones for be dying for aim for aim to long to hope to desire to wish to want to yearn to hanker to have the objective of struggle hunger to raise standards push the envelope thirst after want more be ambitious seek to raise the bar try expect more expect to raise expectations want badly be passionate be eager for be dying set one's heart on have a crush on set your heart upon be consumed with desire like envy prefer be unable to wait feel like be consumed with desire for have one's heart set on begrudge set your sights on would give one's eye teeth eat one's heart out over burn for have a fancy be hot for have hots for have eye on be gagging be impatient have your eye on will beg pine after pray for have need of wish to have have a fancy for feel in need of ask for have a need for look forward to be in need of have as one's aim have as one's goal love relish enjoy favour favor savor adore dig savour sanction endorse care for take to have a craving for have a yearning for rejoice in be enamored of delight in revel in approve of be mad for get off on be wild for be crazy about take a liking to fall for

Verb

Assume the existence of
posit advance postulate assume predicate presume propound submit assert hypothesise hypothesize put forward presuppose propose state conceive conclude conjecture consider deem expect fancy feel gather imagine judge pose premise pretend reckon regard speculate suggest suppose suspect take theorise theorize think understand view set forth be afraid swear by have a hunch have sneaking suspicion take as a hypothesis take stock in take as gospel truth guess believe infer say hold allow figure esteem make believe supposing preconceive visualize visualise envision picture surmise opine deduce divine daresay calculate sense trust suspicion take it glean reason guesstimate go out on a limb hazard a guess be of the opinion brainstorm accept cook up have a sneaking suspicion dare-say admit spark take as read dare say take for granted grant present estimate declare offer move hypothecate table proffer adduce venture volunteer anticipate maintain contend air aver proclaim introduce advocate claim argue proposition tender affirm announce draw the inference come to the conclusion raise pronounce moot propone avow project asseverate ascertain give forecast foresee predict come up with take it as given express insist recommend philosophize lodge allege attest philosophise formulate imply contemplate tell broach perceive prejudge envisage pitch foretell determine count on dope out be given to understand be inclined to think get the idea articulate prefer comment remark hazard communicate disclose divulge jump to conclusions purport expound put bring reveal swear profess ween cite explain promulgate press report testify broadcast support advise publish deliver derive extrapolate float prognosticate prophesy interpret soothsay bring forward ventilate construe decide make known foreknow think likely think it likely set out set down bank on be led to believe call it count upon lay down regard as likely see coming sell found bring something forward establish ground build find blue-sky choose select nominate solicit charge dictate uphold look upon compass begin start commence predetermine depend rely inform fall for form a theory formulate a theory notify take as fact take it as read take it for granted convey test the popularity of run something up the flagpole run something up the flagpole to see who salutes jump the gun make speak up observe prescribe plead expostulate produce question certify defend challenge advert essay intimate impart exhort concede learn bid file initiate bounce contextualize work out rationalize compute differentiate count see through notice valuate rationalise hear tell hear stumble on take something on board see the light be informed detect discover feel for contextualise canvass vote make out depose remonstrate put up evoke trot out dare to say bring up voice counsel supply provide appeal utter forejudge reflect editorialize note put on the table theorize that think it likely that come to the conclusion that postulate that make a motion make a pitch move for press for lay out prevail upon enunciate give reasons for make a case for make a case editorialise have the feeling be of the view be convinced weigh in have a feeling pass specify sound prejudicate vent talk frame verbalize speak preach vocalize sound out phrase give out enumerate couch word be of the conviction deliberate verbalise narrate rehearse elucidate spiel vocalise recount recite describe enounce relate bring out give voice to cogitate express an opinion excogitate cerebrate dope spell out come out with judge prematurely make a hasty assessment about jump to conclusions about give rundown chime in throw out be specific about give blow-by-blow figure out chew over build castles in air call the turn beat one's brains discern augur gage portend apprehend call forewarn espy forebode entertain vaticinate see presage prevision plan protest avouch auspicate previse gauge adumbrate read foretaste preknow foreshadow spae forefeel warrant pre-empt guarantee figure on emphasize emphasise crystal ball bargain for contemplate the possibility of see it coming plan on psych out wait for be prepared for allow for see in the cards look for watch for bargain on be hopeful of reckon on count chickens have a hunch of prepare for be afraid of hope for shoot one's wad mouth off pop off shoot off one's mouth

Verb

To view or regard something as ideal
idealize romanticise romanticize glorify deify apotheosize glamorise glamorize ennoble exalt fetishize glamourize idolise idolize magnify rhapsodise rhapsodize romance venerate admire overemphasise overemphasize worship put on a pedestal glamour up paint a rosy picture of look at something through rose-tinted spectacles view through rose-tinted glasses be unrealistic about look at something through rose-colored glasses sentimentalize exaggerate elevate sentimentalise aggrandize gush laud extol dignify adore lionize immortalize canonize honour adulate honor canonise lionise immortalise think romantically look at through rose-colored glasses emotionalize wax lyrical hero-worship transfigure think sentimentally dote on make glamorous embellish giftwrap varnish revere apotheose dress up fantasize reverence respect swoon daydream lie divinize enthrone moon fantasise hold sacred apostheosize beatify consecrate be economical with the truth build castles in the air make up stories tell stories let your imagination run away with you stretch the truth pay homage to pray to celebrate praise enhance hymn augment eulogize boost promote acclaim increase panegyrize applaud hail emblazon carol enshrine extoll bless adorn add dignity to raise resound lift up heroize add distinction to sing sing the praises of cry up crack up sound the praises of hike add lustre to big up eulogise commend build up put up idealise pay tribute to salute compliment ballyhoo cheer speak highly of tout accredit rave about make much of big something up toast cry someone up flatter congratulate heap praise on wax lyrical about express admiration for praise to the skies cry something up hand it to hear it for clap welcome approve stroke recommend root go into raptures about kudize express approval of throw bouquets at pat on the back commemorate rhapsodize over go into raptures over approve of rave puff up speak well of proclaim give a posy publicize praise enthusiastically hurrah publicise hurray gush about enthuse about enthuse over rhapsodize about gush over vaunt rave over push sing paeans to support go on about express delight over go wild about be mad about plug root for hats off to say nice things about give a big hand give a bouquet look on with favour crack someone up crack something up give it up for place on a pedestal trumpet publish appreciate endorse memorialize give recognition to pedestalize mob solemnize fete felicitate sing praises countenance sanction mention build bestow honour on signalize solemnise signalise memorialise make a fuss of show respect make a fuss over pay respects take one's hat off to gold star give approval blow horn give kudos sing praises of take off hat to give bouquet encourage favour favor belaud put your hands together give a standing ovation give ovation give a round of applause give a hand show your appreciation express respect for roll out the red carpet brag about givea bouquet whistle give a boost to shout yell hoot recognize bring the house down shout for affirm uphold recognise holler for cheer on rise to sound off for show one's appreciation of put one's hands together for

Verb

To spend one's time in an aimless, idle way
loaf idle lounge laze loll dawdle dally chill relax bum lazy dillydally footle drone loiter vegetate drift slack mooch skive saunter stall trifle goldbrick stroll malinger evade piddle shirk kick back hang about veg out goof off kick around waste time hack around hang around do nothing kill time take it easy lounge around slow down hang out lie around fritter away time sit around be idle bum around be inactive while away the time pass time fool around hang round mooch about mooch around fritter away twiddle thumbs let down knock around take things easy while away hours be indolent be slothful be unoccupied stand around not lift a finger shirk one's duties laze around bask laze about loaf about loaf around sprawl potter lollygag rest slump unwind flop loll around repose recline luxuriate languish amuse oneself slouch chill out hang loose bat linger sit back mope loosen up moon de-stress unbend droop slack off play lounge about be at leisure take time off entertain oneself enjoy oneself stay loose twiddle your thumbs lie stagnate wander let it all hang out take a break amble tarry lie about wait outspan fiddle ease off let up ease up dilly-dally unbutton creep loll about take time out stooge make yourself at home mark time meander take a breather put your feet up delay skulk moulder doss degenerate fritter lag slummock ramble stretch oneself traipse lean lean back molder slouch about slouch around drape oneself lallygag drag diddle shilly-shally crawl poke slacken procrastinate hover stay lie back wind down trail decompress fritter time away bat around bat back and forth bat about go to seed pass the time idle away time fill in time mellow out sit on one's hands consume time idle away the hours let yourself go put off mess around kick your heels take five get no place fast flop about flop around vacillate deteriorate exist remain haunt frequent hang decay hibernate weaken while away time sit futz chillax daydream veg do nothing in particular let one's hair down take one's ease go to pot be inert lie down on job twiddle one's thumbs lie dormant fiddle around stooge around mess about be slow piddle around while away the hours piddle about potter around toddle diddle-daddle plod potter about hang fire while fool away bludge potter round warm a chair shlep along drag your feet scrounge around sit on one's butt take your time unlax lollop straggle feel at home take one's time take your ease knock off make oneself at home be calm take ten lie down put one's feet up have a break take one's leisure settle back simmer down compose oneself cool off let oneself go breathe easy stop work let your hair down collect oneself make less tense lighten up while away stray galavant roam gallivant range float rove cruise lay on one's oars fanny about bob off kick one's heels rest on one's oars sit back and do nothing stand down stoop quieten down quieten hunch sag knock about gad about deviate maunder calm down quiet down crouch bend be lazy bow wilt mosey shamble halt go slowly flag slough shuffle dabble pause lurk putter horse around goof around decline dither come to a halt fiddle about act the fool play around grind to a halt muck about clown do nothing much fribble doodle stand still fool about hesitate stagger putter around monkey around falter fall behind beat the meat not keep pace drag one's feet spin one's wheels fart around lag behind neglect dodge twiddle lark be long be tardy be dilatory bunk off temporize stonewall puddle mosey around temporise totter filibuster put off doing something stay put use delaying tactics let the grass grow under one's feet hang on play for time play a waiting game hold back be indecisive wait around hum and haw buy time futz around rust rot fall fester scrimshank trammel become stagnant stultify constipate be sluggish stifle hang back wag fall back decrease drop fail diminish lie fallow not move go stale go bad go rancid go off wane trail behind drag behind ebb gold-brick be remiss be negligent slow retard tail inch hobble trudge tool move slowly limp jelly play truant skive off bring up the rear fall off inch along drop behind be behind drop back slow up dodge the column play hookey lose strength play the wag evade one's duty swing the lead