Definition of dream team in US English:

dream team

noun

  • A team of people perceived as the perfect combination for a particular purpose.

    ‘the two have been linked as the dream team that will revitalize New York Democrats’
    • ‘And if you ever did buy your dream team then what an experience it would be.’
    • ‘And what of the dream team of Ally MacLeod and David Murray?’
    • ‘It is a romantic, tongue-in-cheek kind of movie that brings audiences a dream team of sorts led by two of the hottest Hollywood darlings: Julia Roberts and Brad Pitt.’
    • ‘Below is the team that I would pick to play in my dream team.’
    • ‘If you think you can do better then send us your dream team using the link above.’
    • ‘‘It is time for the economic team to proven themselves as a dream team and not just as the dreaming team,’ she said.’
    • ‘The original dream team in Barcelona is the squad coached by Johann Cruyff which won the European Cup.’
    • ‘It could be the pro-democracy camp's version of a dream team.’
    • ‘U.S. Postal's Colombian powerhouse, Victor Hugo Peña, wants to build a dream team of fellow countrymen.’
    • ‘Senator McConnell, you have gone to court with your dream team to try to undo much of the bill that was passed.’
    • ‘After much thought, here, on the right, is my dream team from the last 25 years of English top-flight football.’
    • ‘But 31 years later, the two are the best of friends and have been labelled the dream team by patients and staff.’
    • ‘Scotland and Ireland were the dream team for Euro 2008.’
    • ‘Statistics are a valuable tool to help coaches in their selections, but it will not force White in any way to change his dream team.’
    • ‘The idea of spending your days mulling over which superstars to buy and what type of stadium to build for your new dream team seems almost perfect.’
    • ‘The best the so-called dream team can do now is a bronze.’
    • ‘But he will always treasure very special memories of March 19, 2002, when he saw his dream team do the business.’
    • ‘‘I described them before as our dream team and it has all happened for us,’ says Campbell.’
    • ‘And just what were Fontaine and his dream team trying to do?’
    • ‘The defeat against Australia was enough to convince the millions of people back home that this Indian team was not the dream team they had put their faith on.’

Pronunciation

dream team

/drim tim/