the man/woman/thing of (one's) dreams

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the man/woman/thing of (one's) dreams

The ideal person or thing that one has been hoping or longing for. When discussing a person, it refers to an ideal romantic partner. I never expected to get married again, but meeting the man of my dreams completely changed my mind. I can't turn down this offer—it's the job of my dreams!
See also: dream, man, of, thing, woman

the man

verb
See man
See also: man
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Also looking for love is an Irishman who thinks his Tourette's is stopping him finding the man of his dreams, Joe, a student in his seventies who wants one last fling.
Macy, who thinks he's suddenly discovered the man of his dreams.