dreamer

Definitions of dreamer
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n someone who is dreaming

Type of:
sleeper, slumberer
a rester who is sleeping

n a person who escapes into a world of fantasy

Synonyms:
escapist, wishful thinker
Type of:
daydreamer, woolgatherer
someone who indulges in idle or absentminded daydreaming

n someone guided more by ideals than by practical considerations

Synonyms:
idealist
Types:
Don Quixote
any impractical idealist (after Cervantes' hero)
romantic
a soulful or amorous idealist
Type of:
visionary
a person given to fanciful speculations and enthusiasms with little regard for what is actually possible

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