Synonyms of daydream in English:

daydream


See definition of daydream

noun

1‘she was lost in a daydream’

SYNONYMS

reverie, trance, fantasy, vision, fancy, hallucination, musing, brown study, imagining

inattention, inattentiveness, wool-gathering, preoccupation, brooding, obliviousness, engrossment, absorption, self-absorption, absent-mindedness, absence of mind, staring into space, abstraction, lack of concentration, lack of application

Scottish dwam

humorous blonde moment

ANTONYMS

concentration

2‘the thought of living in a mews cottage had been one of her daydreams’

SYNONYMS

dream, pipe dream, fantasy, figment of the imagination, unrealizable dream, castle in the air, castle in Spain

wishful thinking

fond hopes, wishes

informal pie in the sky


verb

1‘stop daydreaming and pay attention’

SYNONYMS

dream, muse, be lost in thought, be in a brown study, stare into space, hallucinate

fantasize, indulge in fantasy, indulge in fancy, indulge in wool-gathering, be in cloud cuckoo land, be unrealistic, build castles in the air, build castles in Spain

ANTONYMS

concentrate, focus