dreamlike dreamlike  /d ˈrim ˌlaɪk/


  • (adj) resembling a dream


  1. The hollow, faraway sound of voices was dreamlike.
  2. The result is a gorgeous, dreamlike movie that's almost too perfect.
  3. This acute, graceful novel begins as a dreamlike memory of a vanished world.


  1. Photographs and memories in new exhibit at The John Stobart Gallery

    When it comes to her artwork, Audrey Bellinger can credit her relatives with more than just creative genes. Ms. Bellinger, whose work will be the focus of a show at The John Stobart Gallery in Edgartown opening this week, has rummaged through her family albums to create dreamlike photo montages.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Martha's Vineyard Times

  2. Selling Park Avenue Condos at $250,000 a Minute

    A four-minute film produced to showcase 432 Park Ave., features dreamlike sequences, Philippe Petit on a high-wire, and cost over $1 million to make.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: New York Times

  3. The XX Went 'Delirious' Shooting New 'Fiction' Video

    'It was definitely dreamlike,' Oliver Sim says of filming the XX's new 'Fiction' clip.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: MTV


  1. "At the risk of sounding cheesy and cliche, the truth is, I love what I do and I love my job, and there is an aspect of that being dreamlike. It's hard for me to credit the fact that I've managed to be able to do what I love doing, I mean, even get...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Christopher Nolan Source: The Canadian Press

  2. "In a dreamlike state, with eyes closed (I found the daylight too unpleasantly glaring), I perceived an uninterrupted stream of fantastic pictures, extraordinary shapes with intense, kaleidoscopic play of colours," Hofmann wrote in his book...
    on Apr 30, 2008 By: Albert Hofmann Source: The Nelson Mail

  3. "It doesn't make sense in terms of it being a non-conventional narrative. I think it definitely makes sense but in a dreamlike musical way. You have to let the film wash over you," Cate Blanchett said.
    on Oct 5, 2007 By: Cate Blanchett Source: The West Australian

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