1. an abstracted state of absorption (Freq. 1)
Syn: ↑reverie
Hypernyms: ↑abstractedness, ↑abstraction
Hyponyms: ↑dream, ↑brown study
2. absentminded dreaming while awake
Derivationally related forms: ↑daydream (for: ↑daydreaming), ↑daydream (for: ↑daydream)
Hypernyms: ↑dream, ↑dreaming

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variant of reverie

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/rev"euh ree/, n., pl. reveries.

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variant of reavery, reverie.

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • revery — [rev′ər ē] n. pl. reveries REVERIE …   English World dictionary

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  • revery — noun see reverie …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • revery — /rev euh ree/, n., pl. reveries. reverie. * * * …   Universalium

  • revery — n. preoccupation, state of being lost in meditation; daydream, fantasy …   English contemporary dictionary

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