from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An ideal or imaginary land.
- n. A state of sleep.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An imaginary world experienced while dreaming.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An unreal, delightful country such as in sometimes pictured in dreams; region of fancies; fairyland.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The land or region seen in dreams; hence, the land of fancy or imagination; the region of reverie.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a pleasing country existing only in dreams or imagination
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Why, they was four rounds I was in dreamland all the time ... only I kept on my feet an 'fought, or took the count to eight an' got up, an 'stalled an' covered an 'whanged away.
I'm somewhat of a realist, and some other people are living in dreamland over there [in Washington].
Chris is back downstairs with Bee happily in dreamland within about ½ an hour.
It's computer-graphics with bright colors, so it looks a bit like some of these recent Fairytale pictures (Shrek, Happily Never After,) and it tells the story of a boy named Alex who grew up spending his nights in dreamland, who then hasn't dreamed in eight years.
The story alternates between adventures in dreamland and the waking world, where Alex's brother and some others are trying to investigate what happens to Alex at night.
I am loathe to do another prediction, if only because I enjoy living in dreamland of an SNP demolition of Labour!
Targets are a complete and utter farcical nonsense which should be binned at the next available opportunity (only in dreamland I think that will ever happen methinks)
"Alice in dreamland underwent remarkable transformations," he wrote, "but the physicists are changing substances and analyzing structure of atoms in a way that makes Lewis Carroll's wildest flight of fancy seem humdrum."
He says I am either in dreamland or earthland or mule-land, and if I ever get the three together, I'll be all set, though I wonder where I will be then.
If I'm not in dreamland or earthland or mule-land, where will I be?