dreamer dreamer  /d ˈri mər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) someone who is dreaming
  2. (n) someone guided more by ideals than by practical considerations
  3. (n) a person who escapes into a world of fantasy

Usage(s):

  1. Obama's mother was a dreamer.
  2. Jobs, 21, was the dreamer with a knack for getting others to dream along with him.
  3. I told you what a dreamer he was.

News

  1. As Obama urges putting immigration reform on fast track, each side tries to make its case

    Bebe Martinez is a dreamer. She dreams of going to college and becoming a doctor. 'I have the brains, the grades, everything,' she said, '
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Indianapolis Star

  2. Tommy Dreamer Talks About House Of Hardcore Coming To Philly (6/22)

    ECW original and House of Hardcore promoter Tommy Dreamer was recently interviewed by PhillyBurbs.com about HoH's upcoming Philadelphia debut on June 22 at the National Guard Armory. Dreamer, who will have Terry Funk in his corner, will wrestle fellow ECW alum Lance Storm in the main event.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Lords of Pain

  3. Neto's Tucson: Tucson 'Dreamer' follows promise of job, driver's license to California

    When we last left Carlos Martinez, the Tucson "Dreamer" who last year received a work permit and two-year temporary residency under Deferred Action, he said that if a job and driver's license were unavailable in Arizona, he would leave.
    on June 9, 2013     Source: Arizona Daily Star

Quotes

  1. "I'm a dreamer, and I've been a dreamer my whole life," Wildcats coach Bob McKillop said. "For me to not think we could get to this moment, would be selling myself and the people who are behind me short."
    on Mar 24, 2008 By: Bob McKillop Source: Washington Post

  2. "I've a lot of affection for Astrid - she's a waitress, a dreamer, alone, and wants to travel," Minogue told The Radio Times late last year. "Perhaps that's like me when younger, but I had opportunities, and she's still struggling. Doctor Who...
    on Jun 25, 2008 By: Kylie Minogue Source: The Australian

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