dream about

dream about (someone or something)

1. To fantasize about doing something as one's goal or ambition. I've dreamed about being an astronaut since I was eight years old.
2. To envision someone or something in one's sleep. While recovering from dental surgery, I actually dreamed about all the foods I couldn't eat. Waking up was quite a disappointment! What does it mean if you keep dreaming about the same person every night?
See also: dream

dream about someone or something

 and dream of someone or something
to have mental pictures about someone or something, especially in one's sleep. I dreamed about you all night last night. I dreamed of a huge chocolate cake.
See also: dream
References in classic literature ?
We would be as good as dead if we had nothing left to dream about.
If we only dream about an idea and do not act upon it by taking steps, even little ones, toward making it a reality, then our dreams can die.
Indeed, Korean Christians do not visit fortunetellers, but they are Koreans first and they do dream about animistic dream topics.
But if you have an anxiety dream about him and become lucid, you can stand up for yourself, tell him to jump into a lake, or at least share your concerns.
Kate Middleton BEING NAKED The dream: Kate's reportedly had the same recurring dream about being naked in public since 2006.
Or the fact that Albert Einstein's Theory of Relativity was directly related to his dream about riding on a beam of light?
I dream about my home I dream about a palace I dream about us together again like we were on challice (estate)
If a client is currently using his/her drug of choice, the dreaming mind has no need to dream about this.
According to the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP), men are likely to dream about sex, work and money while women's dreams are more tormented.
We can dream about a three percent increase in income, but to dream about more, well, we think, do we really deserve that?
If you dream about cats, that suggests you're tapping into your feminine power.
WHILE women dream about working as fashion designers and men dream about kicking a football for a living, the biggest status symbol of success is still your home according to a new survey.
Dreams sometimes predict events - it is a very common experience to dream about an event before it happens.
In effect, Fishbelly's personal freedom is realized, preserved, and fullfilled because of social oppression, for Tyree Tucker, Fishbelly's father, is adamantly opposed to the manhood his son desires and continues to dream about.