dream away


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dream away

To waste time absorbed in fantasies. A noun or pronoun can be used between "dream" and "away." You'll be up all night doing your book report if you just lay around and dream away the day.
See also: away, dream

dream something away

Fig. to waste away a period of time having fantasies. I just want to sit in the sun and dream the day away. Don't dream away your life!
See also: away, dream
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The feature documentary selections from MENA include Dream Away by Marouan Omara and Johanna Domke (Egypt), which takes viewers through different sites in Sharm El-Sheikh in an examination of the tourist trade there.
I want it really badly because I've been working whole my life as a metapelet and I lock my childhood dream away.
To date, with an exception of a free trade area, other high stages remain a dream away.
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We can dream away about how we'd like to play the game of rugby but the reality is, in the modern game, if you don't get the contact area right you can dream all you like, it's fantasy, fairytales won't come true.
The first time that I heard an explosion, I was 11 years old, when a militant Boko Haram was still a fanatic's dream away.
WOOD Lyn Our dearest Mum, there is no more pain for you to fear, so dream away and rest my dear love always, David, Patricia, Molly Rose, and Susan xxxx YEMM Paul Passed away Monday May 7th.
Wade, now entering ripe middle age, made sure that no protection would surround the very least and most vulnerable among us--black, Hispanic, or white--who dream away silently in their uterine cradles.
Say hello to our Dad for us Mam, we love and miss you both every single day, a l way remember you're only ever dream away.
I literally told myself in my head, `Come on, you're giving your dream away,'" Harper said.
They seem to dream away the winter days wondering what they can do to us next.
The 'Pride of Wales' is adamant he is the only person who can take that dream away.
With the sound of the water lapping against the boat, it was easy to dream away to Misty Morning Blues.
That way, black woman, With the heat of your body Like a fountain of delirium I want to sleep And dream away.
s (P&G's) CoverGirl is greeting spring 2006 with its Dream Away color collection.